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Customer Director - Waitrose

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    East Midlands, England

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    £80000 - £100000 per annum + Car, Competitive Bonus, Pension, PHI

  • Contact:

    Mark Gouland

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  • Reference:

    MG 241_1536777902

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Customer Director - Waitrose - Category Leading Food Supplier

Are you an experienced Senior Commercial Manager or National Account Controller looking to join a market leading branded & private label food supplier?

Do you have the people skills to build senior relationships with a demanding premium supermarket customer?

Are you an exceptional leader who can drive a cross functional team of 5 colleagues?

MacGregor Black is working exclusively on an exciting opportunity with a prestigious and well-respected chilled food supplier, Mix of Home & Office Based in the East Midlands, for a Customer Director - Waitrose.

This role is heavily focused on developing further relationships with a high-profile customer base - Waitrose. We are looking for candidates with a minimum of five years Commercial Manager / Controller experience within a recognised FMCG supplier. Major Supermarket experience ( ideally Waitrose or M&S) within a major branded food and drink supplier is preferable.

What will be expected of you:

* To deliver exponential growth for our clients most profitable retail customer
* Build strong and sustainable relationships with multiple stakeholders
* Responsible for a cross functional business unit of 5 colleagues
* Working closely with marketing, NPD & Technical teams to bring new products to market

What are we looking for?

We are looking for a future Commercial Director who exudes the passion and drive to lead the companies most profitable customer - Waitrose. You will have strong commercial acumen and be a dynamic professional who is both customer & people focused.

On offer to the successful candidate is the opportunity to work with a portfolio of category leading Food products. Base salary Up to £ Six Figure + Car Allowance, also includes Private Health Insurance, Pension, Highly Competitive Bonus.

You must be; a an Outstanding People Leader, Strong Negotiator, Highly Numerate, Results Driven, Self-Motivated, Energetic and Personable.

Please apply if this sounds like the right role for you.