Trade Marketing | Food Export

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  • Contact:

    Edina Struhar

  • Job ref:

    JN -072018-24260

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


Are you looking for a new opportunity in the Food & drinks sector? Do you have account management experience and also marketing background? Do you enjoy gaining inside knowledge about a market? Then this opportunity could be perfect for you.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Provide route to market services to clients and help promote Irish food & drinks exports to the Netherlands.
  • Gain insight information of the Dutch market.
  • Establish a network with Dutch contacts including market sectors as buyers, innovation & marketing teams, CSR teams.
  • Help build up the reputation of the Irish Food market.
  • Ensure effective communication of unique product attributes through PR and trade/ consumer buying.
  • Help in the development of Irish food and drink local commercial marketing strategies of client companies.
  • Proactively meet and establish relationships with existing Dutch customers for Irish food and drink products.
  • Seek out opportunities to present Ireland’s sustainability credentials in sustainability debates in the Netherlands.
  • Prepare monthly activity reports, market profiles and annual reports.

Job Requirements:

  • 3 + years’ experience in an export marketing, sales or business development role in Ireland, Britain or international markets.
  • Knowledge of the Irish and/or the Dutch Food, Drink and Horticulture sector.
  • Proven experience of building credible professional relationships with suppliers, trade customers, media, diplomats and politicians both in Ireland and the Marketplace.
  • Proficiency in Level in Dutch C1 is a plus.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft 2013 suite, social and Word Press content management tools, Google Analytics and social media online monitoring tools.
  • Specialization in international marketing would be an advantage.