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Fresh Produce Trader

Our client is a successful and highly respected company in the Fresh Produce business in the UK. Due to continued growth they are looking for a Trader with Fresh Produce experience to join their team in Kent.

The Role

  • Developing current trading relationships and ensuring sales are maximised
  • Actively seeking out and taking new opportunities when they present themselves
  • Maintaining excellent level of service to a number of established and new customers
  • Bringing new products to the business, whilst developing new customers and supply routes
  • Working closely with the business, constantly ensuring the actions that are being taken are in their best interest

The Candidate

  • Will ideally have a few years experience in wholesale/foodservice trading, but could also be a junior trader looking to step up and take more responsibility
  • Will have contacts within the wholesale and/or food service industry
  • Must have an entrepreneurial flair and a drive to build business
  • Must have fresh produce experience (doesn’t matter if it is fruit, veg or salad) with your own book of supplier and customers
  • Will be driven and hungry to develop business and relationships
  • Excellent IT skills
  • You will need to be resilient, persistent, able to build up strong relationships and have the passion to outperform your competitors.
  • Strong commercial attitude.
  • Ability to work in a fast moving trading environment.
  • Highly developed negotiation skills.
  • Good communication skills at all levels.
  • Excellent customer service skills to develop working relationships.
  • Strong analytical skills

Please send over a CV and we will get back to you with some feedback and more information about the role and the company.

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If interested, please contact us and quote the reference F8002

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