European Food Business Account Manager
We are now looking for a highly personable and skilled account manager to join the European Food Business team. This is an established team, responsible for improving animal welfare standards and developing sustainable supply chains across the global food industry. The right candidate will champion our cause, using our well-respected tools and credible resources to develop, grow and deliver science-based solutions through corporate engagement.
Compassion in World Farming International HQ is located in bright, modern offices; just 2 minutes’ walk from Godalming mainline station (45 minutes from London Waterloo). Regular international travel mainly in Europe will be required and potentially also to the wider, geographical regions dependent upon opportunities.
This is a vital role within Compassion’s Food Business Programme and offers a unique opportunity to make a lasting impact for farm animal welfare within a dynamic and influential global organisation.
European Food Business Account Manager Requirements:
The right candidate will have a proven track record of account management, be a strategic thinker capable of driving change externally by identifying and implementing 'win-win’ solutions. You will need to be an influencer, a networker and capable of business development. Importantly, there is plenty of scope to bring your own creativity, voice, and novel approach to driving change for farm animals. The role is embedded in a strong team with a multitude of expertise and skills to support and excite you - if you are ready for a challenge and can make a difference then we’d love to hear from you.
Please see our website for a full job description and person specification.
Please complete the online application form and upload your CV and tailored covering letter detailing how you meet the person specification of the job description.
About Compassion in World Farming International:
Compassion in World Farming International is the leading international farm animal welfare charity, campaigning to improve the lives of millions of farm animals through advocacy, lobbying for legislative change, and positive engagement with the global food industry. Our established international Food Business programme aims to raise baseline standards for farm animals by securing commitments, ensuring compliance and facilitating implementation of higher welfare policies and practices. In addition, we aim to drive corporate meat reduction strategies and targets in line with planetary health requirements, via our newly launched Rethinking Food workstream.
Our work is based on scientific evidence and best practice and as such we are recognised as the credible partner on farm animal welfare to the major food retailers, food service companies, manufacturers and producers.
Compassion in World Farming International is absolutely committed to providing equal opportunities for everyone regardless of their background. We value diversity and lived experience, and acknowledge the underrepresentation of people from certain backgrounds, both within our organisation and across the sector. We welcome applications from underrepresented groups, whether these be of ethnicity, gender, identity, religion, physical ability, sexual orientation or other.
Please note that the remuneration quoted is for a UK based employee. This may be adjusted for other European countries as appropriate and in line with our country office benchmarking.
No Agencies please.
Location: The post could be based in England, Netherlands or Poland
Contract: Full time post. Permanent
Salary: £32,000 to £38,000 UK salary (dependent upon experience)
Closing: Sunday, 5th September 2021. We would like applications as soon as possible as these will be reviewed regularly and interviews may take place on a rolling programme.
Interviews: Planned for 8th, 10th & 13th September.
You may have experience of the following: Food Business Manager, Business Development, Account Manager, Partnership Manager, Corporate Engagement, Animal Welfare, Lobbying, Charity, Charities, Not For Profit, NFP etc.
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