Business Development Executive

Location Peterborough
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 plus bonus
Job ref: 1612

Leading UK FMCG manufacturer is hiring an ambitious Business Development Executive to join their fast growing team. 

Company snapshot:

  • Multi-award winning FMCG manufacturer producing bespoke products for superior UK brands and retailers.
  • Ethical, cruelty free approach using latest modern production technology.
  • Highly successful company going through a period of growth.
  • Join a high performing and fast growing team.

The role: 

  • As the Business Development Executive, you will work closely with a variety of high profile, well known brands providing an exceptional level of customer service
  • This is a broad role covering all aspects of account management from product and brand development to managing product changes and increases in volume.
  • This role will interact with several key internal departments such as marketing, NPD and liaising with factories. 
  • You'll create accurate product costings through negotiation and careful preparation, being sure to monitor any cost increases 
  • Work closely alongside a Business Development Manager you'll also be involved in product forecasting and be involved in customer briefs and tenders.

About you:

  • Have a passionate interest in consumer brands in particular, fashion, beauty and related lifestyle products
  • Be extremely organised and eager to develop new skills
  • Have previous experience in client facing roles, with a ability to create strong meaningful relationships
  • Strong ability to articulate yourself in both written and verbal communication.

The package: 

  • Salary up to £40,000 with bonus
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Good benefits package