A fantastic opportunity to join a global leader in the manufacture of flexible packaging solutions. With globally unrivalled production capabilities and exceptional reputation this position will offer excellent scope to inherit and manage a range of tier 1 Fresh Food accounts with the view to setting and developing new sales strategy across the sector. UK Sales Manager ? Fresh Food | Flexible Packaging | UK | Exceptional Salary & Benefits Specialists in the manufacture of flexible packaging solutions, this company services a wide variety of market sectors with co-extruded polythene films (plain & printed), multi layer laminate structures, pre-made plastic bags and pouches, and active film technology. With an outstanding R&D division, they offer high quality laminates, form fill and seal and barrier materials for stand up pouches, re-sealable bags plus microwavable packaging, with extensive capabilities in HD flexo and gravure printing. As Senior Sales Manager your key day-to-day responsibilities will include: Overseeing a multi-million £ client base of leading Fresh Food suppliers Sourcing and winning new business development opportunities across the UK and Ireland Participating in customer development exercises and assisting at a technical level where needed Working in close daily liaison with internal departments/functions at international sites Key attributes required: Flexible or Rigid plastic packaging experience is considered essential A demonstrable track record of operating extensively within the Fresh Food arena in a sales / key account management capacity Computer literate ? comfortable working with Excel Spreadsheets, MS Word, e-mail and computerised sales management systems Excellent communication skills with the ability to manage long term relationships Based in the UK A rare role that offers real tangible progression and advancement, this appointment has great potential to add value at a really exciting time for the company. You will enjoy an exceptional package which can increase rapidly with success, as well as taking advantage of a lucrative commission structure.