The Role

Reporting into our Senior NAM (and Customer Controller) this Customer Exec role is a fantastic opportunity for a driven and ambitious individual. You will receive guidance and encouragement and be given the autonomy to grow the Hain Daniels brands and own label as we continue to retain and grow within the number of categories we supply.

The role is focussed on assisting the Senior NAM with managing the day-to-day trading of existing customers including delivering CPI’s, negotiating annual terms, agreeing promotions, building relationships, forecasting, project management, tender preparations and offering the best service for Sainsbury’s.

This role will have some P&L responsibility for smaller categories.

As customers are changing, so are we: focusing on fixing the basics, what good looks like and really understanding our customers’ needs and strategies. You will have a wealth of category data and be supported by our Category team, NPD, Marketing, Demand planners, Commercial Finance and Supply chain.

This is a high-profile role that requires cross-functional commercial and project management across our Grocery, Chilled, Frozen and Hot Eat Desserts divisions.

The successful candidate must have commercial experience, enjoy working at pace, be able to build strong relationships both internally and externally and good general account management skills, with an emphasis on trading negotiation & commercial planning.

It is a requirement that the jobholder and all reports are compliant with Competition Law at all times

 What can we offer you?

  • Competitive salary / rate of pay
  • 25 days annual leave, plus 8 Bank Holiday
  • Option to purchase additional annual leave
  • A day off work to support our charity partners
  • Flexible working options
  • Pension
  • Medical benefit
  • And access to a HUB that offers many discounts from a range of suppliers and retailers

About Us

The Hain Daniels Group is one of the UK's leading food companies. We create food and drink products with natural goodness at their core. We're the business behind a host of household brands - Hartley's jams and jellies, Sun-Pat peanut butters, New Covent Garden Soup Co., Linda McCartney's meat free food, and Yorkshire Provender to name a few. Nearly half of our business is private label - we create quality freshly prepared fruit and juices, desserts, soups, sweet spreads and meat free products for our retail partners.

Our Vision

To make it easier for everyone to lead a healthier, balanced lifestyle. Without our great team of people, this vision couldn't be our reality.

Top Talent across the UK

Over our  sites up and down the UK, we employ circa 1,200 people in roles within Production, Supply Chain, Product Development, Sales and Marketing, and through to our Finance, HR, IT and beyond. Each of our colleagues is vital to our continued success. That's why we target the best talent, and help to develop them through the ranks. In fact, almost a third of our vacancies were internal promotions and transfers last year.

Our Business behaviours

As a business we strive to promote from within and our underlying business behaviours really enable us to drive this strategic objective. We believe we can provide an opportunity for all individuals to grow and achieve with Hain Daniels through demonstrating core behaviours such as ambition & energy, collaborative working, honest communication, innovation, delivering excellent quality, embracing versatility and equality

If Hain Daniels sounds like the company you'd like to contribute your energy and enthusiasm towards, and come on an exciting journey with us, then we can't wait to hear from you!