Project Manager - FMCG (Commercial) Job in Norwich, Norfolk, England - The Sterling Choice
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Project Manager – FMCG (Commercial) - Norwich, Norfolk, England

2022-06-09T16:10:29+00:00 2022-07-09T16:10:29+00:00 The Sterling Choice �£33k - 35k per year + benefits per annum

Project Manager / Project Coordinator - FMCG

Circa 35k Doe + Benefits

Norwich (Hybrid working)

Organised with ability to execute a plan? Albeit from your personal or professional career this is something I believe we’d find common in successful Project Managers

Here we have an opportunity to join a successful FMCG business, supplying a range some of the best-known brands to supermarkets & food service outlets across the world.

I’ve no doubt you’ll have sampled & snacked on some of said products & if you’re anything like me can’t put them down once you’ve started!

We have a need to join the Commercial team in strategic Project Management role here.

What would you be doing?...


You’ll be responsible for pulling together efforts & delegating tasks from various teams & individuals within the business, all in the name of delivering superb products & end results for our supermarket customers (and the rest of us to enjoy at home).

Managing large portfolios of revenue opportunities within a set customer base, you will form the key point of contact & communication across the business.

This will be dealing with a number of ongoing projects which could be new product launches, promotional campaigns, brand activity – essentially any commercial projects!

Goals be defined, you’ll also keep tabs on financials looking to achieve budgets & being aware of success or any potential risks.

Close collaboration externally & internally is key to success here, you’ll be working with various category manager, NAM, Supply Chain & Marketing.

You’ll be based from Norwich offices (hybrid working normally 2 days a week in office).

Sounding good so far?...

You’ll be joining a professional and highly skilled team of FMCG professionals; they are a team that work together and support one another with a range of personalities and skills. This is an environment where I would expect anyone to learn a few new tricks.

The company are highly successful, so many household name brands in their portfolio & approx. 16 manufacturing sites across the UK.

If you are looking to progress this company have plenty of avenues & paths you can take.


What you will need to be successful here...

We are looking for experience within a Food Manufacturing business, supplying into the major supermarkets & retailers.

You’ll be experienced in customer contact from the above sector and likely have experience in one or more of the following positions: -

  • Project Manager
  • Coordinator
  • Sales Support
  • Account Manager
  • Business Development
  • Brand Manager
  • Demand / Supply Planner

All in all, you’ll understand the demands of filling a national supermarkets shelves & with this a passion to progress within the industry.

Combine this with someone who is comfortable & enjoys interacting with customers, working together to find solutions.

You'll need to be a good communicator and be confident enough to voice your plans and innovative solutions.

Essential requirements

  • Supermarket / Retailer experience – M&S / Morrisons / Tesco / Aldi / Lidl for e.g
  • Organised & delegate tasks
  • Can take a project from start to finish
  • Great communicator – enjoys engaging with customers

Should you have the required experience and would love an opportunity to out these to good use in an environment that encourages forward think then we look forward to your application and discussing the merits of this role further.

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