Senior Trading Manager
We are currently recruiting on behalf of our Client, and offer an experienced Senior Trading Manager the opportunity to work with a successful supplier of Fresh Produce in the South East.
Job type: Commercial / Trading/ Procurement Manager
Duration: Full Time
Location: South East
Sector: Fresh Produce
Salary: £££ to attract the best
The position of Senior Trading Manager will work closely with a key retail account and take responsibility for a specific product category; interfacing with UK and overseas Growers to ensure;
Timely orders and packaging of product
Liaising with customer Buyers to ensure forecasts & orders are accurate
Keep up to date with promotional & demand planning
Provide information / reports on product performance, sales and market share on a regular basis.
This Senior Trading Manager role will manage the weekly programs and ensure product availability, with promotions and offers taken in to consideration. With a key focus on account performance & growth, the successful individual will be confident with the ability to build and develop retail accounts, with a well-managed small team to assist the successful individual.
Experienced Senior Trading individual from the Fresh Produce sector is a highly essential requirement.
Proven success in a similar role previously
Detailed knowledge of the Fresh Produce industry
Thorough understanding of Supply Chain and overseas Growers
Encouraging Management style
High level of communication, negotiation and leadership skills
Please call our team to discuss the role of Senior Trading Manager / Senior Sales Manager / Senior Commercial Manager on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send an up to date CV for consideration.