About the business
Fresh Connection Ltd is a diverse National Food Manufacturing and Distribution business with branches throughout New Zealand. Our Christchurch Branch is now searching for a Business Development Representative to join our busy team.
About the role
The successful applicant will above all need to be able to grow our customer base. In addition to this you will also be responsible for ensuring our current customers are getting the best service possible. You need to have a positive can do attitude, and not be afraid of some hard work and having some fun while you are at it.
You will need to have the ability to think on your feet, and be happy to adapt to change as this is a must for this position, so someone with initiative to get stuck in is necessary for this role.
The aim is to ensure we are our customer's number one supplier!
Skills and experience
Key Tasks and Skills for this role are:
* Experienced Sales/Business Development in the food industry is essential - your number one task is to grow our business
* Excellent data entry skills to support our busy office team include entering of customer orders into our system
* Providing support with taking phone calls from our customers
* Customer retention and lead work
* Proficient with Microsoft Office
* Visiting our customers and ensuring we are doing everything we can to delight them
* Some weekend work may be required
* A full and clean drivers licence is required.
This role will be working closely with the Branch Manager.
If this role sounds like you then please directly email through your application including a covering letter and a current CV to; [email protected]
Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand.