Passionate about dogs? Looking for a role where you can influence the quality of life of dogs and their owners? Interested? Read on……….
Millions of pet owners across the world trust the brands of Nestlé Purina Pet care. As the world's leading Pet Care Company we are passionately committed to the role nutrition plays in the health and well-being of our best friend and companions. Through worldwide leading nutritional research we are at the forefront of both clinical nutrition and life stage/ lifestyle maintenance with our PRO PLAN product. If you share our passion in the difference nutrition makes in the lives of pets, this brand could enhance your career as well.
Purina Petcare are seeking individuals who feel confident and enthusiastic about building relationships with key canine influencers in their local areas and converting them to true endorsers of the PRO PLAN brand.
As a Recommendations Manager you will identify and influence key influencers in your geographical territory who are working with dogs on a day to day basis and provide consistent first class brand support to encourage the promotion of PRO PLAN The successful candidate will be continuously developed through on-going formal training from both nutritional/ technical aspects and development of sales techniques. Keeping up-to-date with petcare industry news is crucial and will enable you to positively influence and input into the business.
Working within a field based team and reporting into the Recommendations Team Manager, you would be responsible for managing your territory budget and developing your regional network, you will be a credible representative of Purina PRO PLAN through your in-depth technical knowledge and nutritional understanding.
You will need to be passionate about pets and truly believe in our brand so that you can tenaciously identify potential endorsers and enthusiastically convince them to recommend PROPLAN the brand to others. You will need to demonstrate a flexible working approach including occasional weekend working at pet related events, both on an individual basis and when working as part of a team. As a strong communicator you will be able to adapt your style to influence your audience, tailoring the relevant messages to their needs. Ideally you will come from a strong sales background and if you do have some Veterinary or Nutritional experience this would be advantageous but not essential as full training will be provided. Great presentation skills and a personable manner are a must along with a full clean driving license.
And what can we offer you in return: the chance to work in an environment where you can truly be passionate about your ultimate consumers, the chance to work for the biggest petcare company in the world that is not only truly passionate about pets but more over is the leader in innovation ensuring that we are always ahead of the game in terms of nutrition, health and wellness for our animals! This role offers you autonomy, the chance to work with a dynamic team and alongside all of this a salary and benefits package that frankly you would expect from a world class company!
CLOSING DATE: FRIDAY 18th NOVEMBER
For more information please contact JOLENE.MACKEY@UK.NESTLE.COM