National Pet Trade Manager

Position Overview:

Are you passionate about Pets? At Pets Choice we have a Pawsome opportunity for a Sales Manager to join our business as National Pet Trade Manager. This role has responsibility of managing the field sales team within the exciting and fast growing Pet Trade sector!

Location:

Field Based

Company Overview:

At Pets Choice, Pets are our Passion!  We manufacture Pet Food and Pet Products, with offices and production facilities based in Lancashire, Somerset and South Wales.
As we continue to expand, the Pets Choice brand portfolio includes; Webbox, Bob Martin, TastyBone, Meatiful, Spike’s, WildThings, Feathers & Beaky and Vitakraft.
We put all of our love, fun, understanding and inventiveness into everything we make. Our tasty treats and delicious meals are trusted by owners and loved by pets.

Role:

Reporting to the Head of Pet Trade, the National Pet Trade Manager will be responsible for leading a team of Field Sales Representatives along with responsibility of managing Key Accounts in the Pet Trade Sector. This is a field based role and responsibilities include:

  • Lead, manage and motivate a team of 3 Pet Trade Field Sales Representatives.
  • Train and support development of the Field Sales Representatives.
  • Involved with recruitment and appraisals.
  • Manage and build relationships with Key Pet Trade accounts.
  • Responsible for P&L and JBPs.
  • Achieve or exceed sales targets and continue to develop business within the Pet Trade sector.
  • Travel Nationwide.
  • Regular attendance at Head Office.
  • Keep up to date with pet industry news and competitor activity.

Key attributes and skills:

  • Experience of leading and motivating people.
  • Experience of managing Key Accounts with an understanding of field sales and territory management.
  • Knowledge of the Pet Industry.
  • Self motivated, positive and ambitious.
  • Organised.
  • Willing to learn and adaptable.

Package:

Competitive 

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your cv to recruitment@petschoice.co.uk