Westmill is a specialist food supplier whose market leading brands include Elephant Atta, Amoy, Asli Atta, Lucky Boat, Patak’s, Pride, Rajah and Tolly Boy. Found in the best professional and home kitchens, our brands are respected for their quality and authenticity and our vision is to inspire our communities with colourful food, through working with our trade partners in the ethnic and grocery channels.
Today our products are sold across the majority of Restaurant and Takeaways in the UK, enabling us to successfully deliver 5 consecutive years of profitable growth.
Working for Westmill means you belong to an entrepreneurial and culturally diverse business that values high performance, collaboration and the desire to make a difference. You could be based in either the North or the Midlands.
As an important member of our team in the North or Midlands you will manage a range of direct and indirect customers. The primary focus is on creating demand with chefs for our products in Indian restaurants and takeaways, but you will also be responsible for delivering volume through your direct customers. Your role is to build strong influence with your chefs and customers to drive listings of new products and to build and implement plans to improve ranging of existing brands. You will work in collaboration with the Regional Sales Manager and other Territory Managers to drive overall sales in this channel.
What we are looking for:
To succeed in this role, you must be able to demonstrate a strong selling instinct. Candidates will have at least 1 year’s proven sales experience within the FMCG or Indian Foods sector as well as excellent communication and organisational skills. Ideally, your background will be in this market, with experience of influencing chefs vert desirable. Matching strong influence with robust planning, you will have the ability to build winning relationships across your customer base and a track record of “making things happen” in your career to date. A clean full UK driving license is a key requirement.
What’s in it for you:
In addition to a competitive remuneration and benefits package, working at Westmill will be an exciting challenge. This is a great opportunity to develop yourself and your career in the UK or internationally either within Westmill or Associated British Foods, our parent company.
Does this sound like something that can interest you? If so, we’d love to hear from you.