Waste Procurement Specialist - Food Waste / Feedstock

Waste Procurement Specialist - Food Waste / Feedstock

Job Title: Waste Procurement Specialist - Food Waste / Feedstock
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Reference: BBBH11959_1528701811
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2018 08:23

Job Description

Waste Procurement Specialist - Food Waste / Feedstock
c£40,000 plus car allowance, bonus, etc.
Middlesbrough - Field based

We are currently seeking to recruit a Waste Procurement Specialist / Commercial Sales Specialist / Commercial Manager, to develop & maintain strong relationships with the food waste / waste management industry. Our client is an established organisation within the environmental / renewable energy field, with the opportunity for an experienced Waste Procurement Specialist to join their team.

You will be responsible for:

  • Managing & developing sales between food waste / waste management clients
  • Regular contract negotiations
  • Liaising with key stakeholders, achieving budgetary targets and ensuring delivery of commercial plan
  • Market analysis to target customers, suppliers and prospect accounts
  • Developing sales opportunities & driving new business forwards
  • Identifying opportunities for new product development
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you should have a track record in sales and a strong network within the waste management industry. You should be able to communicate well at all levels, work well in a high-pressure environment, and be competent in tendering for business within both small agricultural business as well as more corporate outfits.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an forward-thinking business within the Renewable Energy / Environmental industry.

The package on offer for this position includes an attractive base salary c£40,000 (dependant on experience), plus car allowance, bonus, laptop, phone, etc. This role is site based with the requirement to travel to customer sites throughout the UK, therefore a full UK driving licence is essential. You must be eligible to work in the UK.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.