Danish Seafood Company seeks Dedicated and Dynamic Export Manager
Area Export Manager – International Company
Seafood Sales is hiring – Area Export Manager
Seafood Sales is looking for a new team member to play a key part in executing our strong growth strategy.
We sell frozen seafood products into a number of Europe’s largest food manufacturers and wholesalers.
We are looking for a dedicated Area Export Manager to help grow our business by focusing on business development, gaining a foothold in new markets, and expanding our product range. You will join a strong team of friendly and highly professional colleagues, and our management team will assist you in realising your dreams.
To be considered for this role, you must be:
Personable and empathic
Thrive on networking and not be afraid to step up and take the lead
Approach your tasks with drive and passion
Demonstrate strong business acumen as well as a good dose of common sense, such that you are able to reach your targets by working independently as well as a part of our team.
You work equally well individually and collaboratively. You are open to accepting guidance, and also forthcoming in sharing your own ideas and experiences.
We are seeking:
- Experience in the food manufacturing industry, ideally including experience in the export of foodstuffs. Maybe you have been waiting for the opportunity to take a step up and prove your abilities after several years of experience in a junior role.
- Education – degree qualified in a relevant field or at a minimum Danish HHX or STX or similar from foreign school/institution.
We will get you off to a great start by providing a structured training program. You can expect to become a part of a strong and dynamic team, and will be given support to achieve your goals. We will set realistically achievable targets for you to reach both on your own and as a part of our team. As you gradually become more independent, you will manage your own tasks, travel to meet with clients and partners, and participate in both the development and execution of our overarching business strategies.
At a minimum, you will be fluent in spoken and written English. If you do not currently speak Danish, you will be expected to complete an intensive language program. A third language would be beneficial.
On offer is:
- A challenging role, where personal and professional development are guaranteed
- 10 wonderful colleagues
- Travel opportunities
- Newly refurbished office facilities
- Our health and wellness program: “From Good to Great”
- And much more. To learn more about Seafood Sales, visit our website and our Facebook page
To enquire about the position or Seafood Sales in general, please contact our Executive Director Morten Klæstrup on +45 9621 9100.
If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you. Please upload your application and CV on Jobindex, where the position is advertised. We will treat all applications with due consideration.
Applications close: 30th August 2018 / Expected start date no later than 1st October 2018.
Seafood Sales is a privately owned, family operated business, established in 2003. The company exports more than 3,500 tonnes of frozen fish to Europe, primarily imported from China, Poland, Norway and England. Since its inauguration, Seafood Sales has seen year-on-year growth and has established a reputation as a well-run and well-regarded business. The company places a high value on its employees, ensuring a consistent focus on employee satisfaction, professional development, wellness, and team building experiences as well as a collaborative environment where all employees help to steer the course at the tactical and strategic level.