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Perdue Foods is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into it's second century of growth and innovation. With a goal of becoming the most trusted name in premium proteins, we create products for consumers and for retail and foodservice customers around the globe, while changing the way animals are raised for food.
The Buying Group Manager supports the Foodservice division's sales initiatives for all product segments. The position fosters and enhances relationships with select Buying Group’s corporate organization and their membership to support business growth. This person will be training and motivating our sales team related to Buying Group strategies along with holding sales agencies accountable to defined performance criteria are essential elements of the position.
The ideal candidate will live near a major airport hub. Ideal locations are Denver or Phoenix.
Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Minimum Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in a related field plus 10 years of related experience. Should have an understanding of the fundamentals of the Foodservice industry, i.e., Corporate and Buying Groups, distribution, operators, brokers and product knowledge.
The Ideal Candidate will have:
Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.