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Area Sales Manager | Horticulture | Kent

England, Kent
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9 May 2021

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Area Sales Manager | Horticulture | Kent

Area Sales Manager | Horticulture | Kent

About Our Client
Our client is a leading wholesaler who offer a mix of products to the commercial horticulture growers. They supply an excellent service and work hand-in-hand with their customers to help them grow their business. They offer a one stop shop for all the growers needs and have technical support available to call upon. They are well known in the horticulture sector and have a great reputation. The range of products that they offer add value to growers and retailers alike. The team has an excellent understanding of the retail supply chain and garden retail sector.

About the Role
This role will focus on the sale of products to the commercial growers and nurseries within the designated area as well as some key accounts. You will utilise your sales experience to deliver increased sale volumes and new business. You will work closely with the growers and nurseries to identify the products which add the most value to them and help them grow their own sales as a result. You will travel to meet clients and understand the challenges that they are facing to help create solutions. You will build lasting relationships with your customers and invest time in them to deliver results.

The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will have a background in sales of products to the horticulture market. You will have a proven track record of delivering commercial results, sales and account growth with the commercial growers and nurseries. You will be an organised individual, who can maximise the use of your time and route plan affectively. You will have a proactive approach and be able to create solutions for customers. You will be based in the Kent area and have a relationship with those growers.

Minimum Requirements
To be considered for this role, you will need to have experience in a sales role within the horticulture sector. You will be a dynamic and proactive individual who can communicate clearly with customers and internal stakeholders.

How to Apply
If this sounds like you, please apply via the link. To discuss the role in more detail please contact Aidan on 01780 480530 or


MorePeople is a specialist recruitment business providing permanent and interim solutions for the Produce & Horticulture, Food, Agriculture and Garden & Leisure sectors across the UK and internationally. Our focus is on retail and foodservice supply chains, from ‘own label’ suppliers to blue chip brands.

Founded in 2000, our team comprises extremely knowledgeable ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters who are passionate about the sectors. We take a functional approach to recruitment with dedicated teams for Commercial, Technical, Operational, HR and Finance roles. The majority of placements are for permanent, full-time professional roles ranging from Junior Managers to Senior Directors.

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01780 480530
Acanthus House
10a Belton Street
United Kingdom
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