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Business Manager - Leeds

Do you want to develop your career with a global and dynamic FMCG company?  We are currently looking to recruit a Business Manager to work on one of our Retailers. This is a great opportunity to join a team who has a strategic relationship on own label and brand. As a Business Manager you will join our commercial team based at our head office in Leeds and will report to the Business Unit Controller.



Key operational responsibilities:


•Effective negotiation and management of annual JBP process/ promotional planning

•Delivery of key financial targets set by portfolio

•Management of monthly S&OP process for portfolio

•Annual tender negotiations, price management directives

•Delivery of an own label and branded NPD pipeline

•Supporting, mentoring & developing the skills and commercial acumen of the Business Executive within the team




To be successful in this role you will be a graduate-level, results driven individual, with experience of a commercial role within FMCG. You will be responsible for a broad level of business contact with an objective of bringing Arla Foods Co-operative equity to life within the customer for mutual gain. You will be highly organised with excellent numerical ability and strong influencing and communication skills but above all you will have a passionate can do attitude with a strong desire to succeed.



What do we offer?


We’re committed to professional development and promoting from within. Our positive and collaborative culture will bring out the best in you. And you’ll join a market leader who produces nutritious household-favourite brands in a way that make things better for our customers, the farmers who own us, and the whole world.


  • Hybrid Working
  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus
  • Company Car
  • Private Health Care + much more.


For more information please reach out to Head of UK Talent at


The closing date for this role will be Friday 30th September 2022.


We have a purpose for Good 

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you? 


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