Commercial Manager

Forza Foods Ltd
55000.00 GBP Annual
29 May 2021
22 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Commercial Manager

Location: Normanton
Salary: Up to GBP55k
Contract: Full time, permanent

We slice and pack cooked meat for Asda and have an annual turnover of GBP300m with 1,200 people employed at our Normanton site!

You will receive 10% off at ASDA in all ASDA shops and a 4% pension contribution!

We are dynamic, driven and totally focussed on satisfying our customers from start to finish; from innovative product development right through to consumer feedback and we are always looking for like-minded individuals!

We are now recruiting for a Commercial Manager to join us and take leadership of the sales and supply management for Forza.

In addition to this, as our Commercial Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Managing the Retail supply team
  • Working with Category, NPD, Finance and Production, to develop, launch and manage the product range
  • Reporting to the Commercial Director
  • Managing the supply chain from Factory to Store
  • Ensuring that products are launched correctly, on time and maintained on a weekly basis
  • Daily sales analysis with promotional recommendations
  • Maintain a running forecast, monitoring orders, availability and wasted
  • Running daily reports and analysis
  • Identifying and rectifying any problems that occur
  • Developing pricing and case size strategies for growth
  • Managing the delist of sku's no longer required

In order to be successful in this role, you should have:

  • Previous experience working with the processes of demand planning, forecasting and waste tracking Excellent
  • A proven track record of creating and analysing reports daily
  • Previous management experience withing a retail or retail supplier environment
  • Excellent organisational skills and be commercially literate
  • The ability to make commercial decisions, being aware of implications and consequences
  • The ability to be resilient enough to thrive in a fast moving, commercially exciting but challenging environment

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to be successful in this role click on "APPLY" today, forwarding an up to date copy of your CV for consideration in the first instance!

No agencies please.