Hain Daniels are currently recruiting for a Customer Executive to support the Grocery sales team. In Histon, we manufacture a host of ambient sweet spreads and jellies for our grocery brands. These includes Hartley's jams and jellies, Gale's honey, Rose's marmalades, Sun-Pat peanut butter, and the dairy free brand Dream. This role is home based but will be required to attend the office in Histon 2-3 days per week. You may also be required to attend customer meetings on some occasions.


This role will be supporting Head of Sales, Customer Controllers & Customer Managers in the Sales Team, seeking to maximise sustainable profitable growth across Hain Daniels Brand and Retail Own Label.

The successful candidate must be able to build strong relationships and interface across multiple functions both internally and externally.

Supports Head of Sales, Customer Controllers & Customer Managers as required. Through project specific tasks builds experience through "doing".

This role is critical to smooth and efficient running of Customer Accounts, ensuring all administration is kept up to date in line with internal and Customer guidelines.

It is a requirement that the jobholder is compliant with Competition Law at all times

Key Responsibilities

  • Keep up to date with internal and customer administration. including volume forecasts, promotional loading and accruals.
  • Develop expert knowledge of customer and associated systems
  • Sales and promotional reporting and analysis
  • Work cross functionally across all internal departments

What you will need for the role / what it will take

  • Good level of education
  • Previous experience in a similar role supporting a sales team- ideally fmcg
  • Sales and commercial sales experience preferred

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days annual leave, plus 8 Bank Holiday
  • Option to purchase additional annual leave
  • A day off work to support our charity partners
  • Flexible working options
  • Pension
  • Medical benefit
  • And access to a HUB that offers many discounts from a range of suppliers and retailers

About Us

The Hain Daniels Group is one of the UK's leading food companies. With sales of c£500m, we create food and drink products with natural goodness at their core. We're the business behind a host of household brands - Hartley's jams and jellies, Sun-Pat peanut butters, New Covent Garden Soup Co., Linda McCartney's meat free food, and Yorkshire Provender to name a few. Nearly half of our business is private label - we create quality freshly prepared fruit and juices, desserts, soups, sweet spreads and meat free products for our retail partners.
Our Vision
To make it easier for everyone to lead a healthier, balanced lifestyle. Without our great team of people, this vision couldn't be our reality.
Learning and Development
We offer Management and Leadership Development programmes appropriate to an individual's role and skill level, as well as a broad range of other training and development initiatives, including an extensive e-Learning suite to help self-serve your own development further.
If Hain Daniels sounds like the company you'd like to contribute your energy and enthusiasm towards, and come on an exciting journey with us, then we can't wait to hear from you!