Fresh Produce Trader Required for Leading Fresh Produce Business
Based Holland (near Poeldijk)
Package & Benefits to attract the best
Our client is ultimately owned by a larger parent business and their International fruit business was formed only in the last few years but has gone onto exceed all expectations since its creation.
With offices near Rotterdam and in the Northern areas of the Netherlands they are ideally placed for the “gateway of Europe. In addition to their sales offices, they have their own cold-storage, pre-packing and order-picking facility that is BRC Storage & Distribution certified.
Their commercial teams offer a wide range of produce (fruit and veg/salads) on a year-round supply basis. As well as providing produce in standard packaging, they are also able to offer a bespoke packing, pallet-collation, labelling and cold-storage services to clients.
The key aim for their growers and suppliers is to build strong ethical partnerships and to act as their sales partner in the European market. And the key aim for their customers is an efficient, continuous supply of quality branded fruit that achieves the technical standards they expect as a given.
Due to their ongoing expansion, they are now looking for experienced Traders to join them and assist drive the success of the business ongoing.
To be applicable for the role, you ideally need to have a background in the procurement/importation of fruit or/and sourcing of fruit/veg/salads products. You will also have a great “trading book” and be able to sell the product sourced whether that be into the mainstream market sectors, food service/wholesale or/and the retailers. To have an understanding of logistics would as well be highly advantageous. And as you would expect, to have fluency in various EU languages would also be ideal.
This opportunity cannot be overlooked due to their growth, their reputation and their very strong financial backing.
To find out more, please send us your CV via this website or quote Redfox Ref: 05113cc OR call Caroline on +44 (0) 01284 715055 to find out more.