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Business Development Manager

Job Title: Business Development Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England
Salary: £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: KAS91373
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 08, 2013 10:30

Job Description

Are you a Field Sales Manager, Area Manager, Sales Manager or Business Development Manager who has experience managing franchises or self employed proprietors? If so, this Franchise Area Manager role with a gift product retailer could be the one for you... This international business with over 100 years of history is looking for a Franchise Area Manager to cover the South East - Midlands including Kent, Essex, Hertfordshire, East Anglia, and Leicestershire. As Franchise Area Manager, you will act as a conduit between franchisees and head office and ensure that all franchisees are operating their businesses in accordance with standard process and procedures. You will assist the franchisees in the efficient operation of their business with a view to exceeding the retailer's performance on operational standards, sales growth and customer service. You will also provide training and support to the franchisees while encouraging a culture of self-development & support. To be successful, you should be from an Area Sales background with franchise experience. You may have a background in FMCG, retail or hospitality. You will be self motivated, highly organised and be a strong communicator effective in developing & influencing relationships. You will also require a full driving license. As Franchise Area Manager you will receive a competitive salary, bonus, car, laptop, phone, pension & life assurance. If this sounds like you please send your CV today!