VP of Sales & Operations
Location : Chicago
Job Type : Direct
Hours : Full Time
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Description :
Vice President of Sales and Operations for Processing Division
Leading wholesale distributor of fruits and vegetables is seeking a VP of Sales and Operations for their processing division.
- Grow, acquire and manage existing retail customers in the Midwest
- Actively grow the business in a manner which drives category sales for the mutual benefit of both the company and the customer.
- Building a 30k square foot dedicated processing addition to support this growth (complementing their existing 420 square foot facility)
This role will work hand in hand with the CEO.
Required Qualifications :
- 15 years of broad experience within the produce industry, 5 years at a senior level.
- Substantial knowledge of the produce industry with strong contacts and relationships with retailer, growers and other supply chain partners.
Position is in Chicago. Open to relocation for the right candidate.