Welcome to MorePeople
We are a specialist Recruitment & Training business serving the fresh food, fresh produce, horticulture, agriculture and the garden & leisure industries.
The business is owned and managed by industry experienced professionals who are committed to offering pragmatic, value for money, people centred business solutions at all levels within the horticulture, agriculture and fresh food supply chains. We provide a range of services that can be tailored to suit a variety of business requirements - not just traditional recruitment solutions but also other people centred services such as training & development, interim managers and non-executive directors.
10a Belton Street
A leading importer of fresh produce is looking to strengthen the technical team with an additional person, working shifts, you will have previous experience ideally within fresh produce. You will assess, record and communicate the exact status and condition of incoming fruit and stock. To ensure stock is correctly stored, ripened and allocated to maximize customer suitability.
Key Tasks and Responsibilities :
-Inspection, control and reporting of raw material
-Stock management, rotation...
We are currently working with a well-regarded fresh produce business to help find them a Sales Support Co-ordinator to join their Retail team.
-Liaising with the retailer and managing purchase orders and stock control.
-Managing the customer invoicing and ensuring communication flows freely.
-Building strong relationships with your contacts.
-Will have a background and a keen interest in fresh produce
-Ideally experience of working with the major re...
Category Commercial Planner
Our market leading food retail client wishes to appoint a Category Commercial Planner into the food team.
-Reporting to the Food Buyer, you will contribute to the commercial aspects of the category by maintaining timely and accurate data and instigating best practises of data management.
-You will gain cross discipline experience within the food category and your main accountabilities are:
-Manage and communicate critical path with suppliers and key stake holder...
I am currently recruiting for a large independent garden centre based in the south west who is looking for a garden shop manager to join their team.
-I am seeking a experienced garden retailer to take control of the garden sundries department in the indoor section of the store.
-This individual will need a good understanding of the garden centre market as product knowledge will be essential in providing customer service at the required standard.
-This role will report to the head of hort...
I am currently seeking a talented horticulturalist to join the team at a large wholesale nursery based in Nottinghamshire.
This individual will be responsible for running the plant centre attached the the nursery which caters to the general public. I am looking for someone very knowledgeable in horticulture as this business has built up a reputation as a knowledge centre for the general public.
-Checking Plant Centre area for watering, weeding a...
I am currently seeking an experienced Garden Centre Manager to join the team of a well respected group of garden centres.
I require a talented retailer to take on the leadership of one of the groups largest sites, a site with the potential to grow.
There is a generous remuneration package with the potential of a vehicle.
Candidates will ideally have experience within garden centre management previously but good retail site managers with good seasonal experience will also be accepted....
Our client is a large and dynamic food business based in central England, supplying a range of high quality fresh and prepared products to food service customers.
-They are now looking for an outstanding Technical Manager
-As Technical Manager, you will be the technical point of contact for the business across a number of key customers, ensuring that they receives the highest standard of product from a quality, safety and legality standpoint
-The main area of focus will be fresh ...
Our client is a well regarded and very progressive fresh food supplier to a number of multiple retailers and are embarking on a very exciting phase in their development.
Their exciting plans involve massive expansion of the current operations and a new factory build in the very near future.
To help them deliver these plans we have been asked to find an outstanding Director of Operations with significant experience in brand new factory builds and the energy, enthusiasm and ambition to dr...
Our client is a market leading fresh food supplier to a large range of retail and non-retail customers and are growing and developing their business extensively.
They have asked us to help them recruit a new Head of Sales for their retail focussed business unit based in the Midlands.
The ideal candidate will be office based with regular customer visits of course, and will be totally responsible for the day to day management of the commercial function and the sales and marketing team. ...
Senior Technologist Hospitality
Our leading food retailer wishes to appoint a Senior Technologist into the food team who will be responsible for the hospitality and in-store preparations of food within its stores.
This is a pivotal role to use your technical knowledge, expertise and judgement in the development and roll out of in-store propositions which provide high quality, safe, and legal products that meet the retailer's market leading brand values.
With a strong emphasis on governance...
We are working with a leading fresh produce supplier, who is looking to recruit a commercially minded account manager, to work alongside the senior NAM, to achieve their category objectives and deliver profit back to the business.
-To assist in preparing the annual account place
-To constantly review product and range performance
-To prepare product development briefs and coordinate new product launches.
-Maintain knowledge of competitive activity
-Propose and agree role promotion...
An exciting and rewarding opportunity as arisen to work with our client, who are a very well establish and are highly regarded within the sector, serving a wide range of customers including some of the UK retailers. They are looking to strengthen the team by recruiting a Production Team Leader, who will report directly to the Production manager.
-Responsible for running up to 6 fruit packing lines
-Helping to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the production area
We are currently working with a well-established and highly regarded food business based in the East Midlands, who are looking to strengthen their team by appointing a new Health, Safety and Environmental Manager?
-Working closely with department managers to develop and maintain health and safety procedures and reporting structures.
-Working with managers to ensure safe systems are created and maintained.
-Monitor accident/incidents and create suitable statistics for analysis...
MorePeople is a market leading specialist recruitment and training business who supplies the food, FMCG, agriculture and horticulture industries.
The business is owned and managed by seasoned professionals with direct experience of the sectors we supply.
Over the past 15 years we have built our reputation, established a great brand and continued to grow a successful recruitment and training business. We are looking for Trainee Recruiters and Senior Recruiters to join our expanding team - 2015...
We are delighted to be working with a leading food supply chain business whose continuing expansion has created a permanent position for a Night Shift Warehouse Manager.
-Ensure that the night order picking operation runs as smoothly and efficiently as possible
-Ensure customer orders are picked in full and dispatched on time.
-You will need to lead and develop your team to achieve key operational targets and KPI's.
-Ensure that the hand over between shifts occur as seam...
I am looking for a talented procurement professional to join the buying team of a garden centre group based in the south of England.
I am looking for an experienced individual with a comprehensive knowledge of the UK plant industry to take responsibility for the ranging, negotiation and promotions of close to £10m plant sales.
Quality will be key in this role as well as a keen understanding of seasonality.
Creative flair through varied range building is required for this rol...
I am currently seeking a talented retailer to join the team of a large garden centre.
This site is one of the largest in the UK and belongs to the market leading garden centre group.
I am seeking someone with a keen interest in plants, preferably supported by experience in plant retail or with a qualification, to join the leadership team of the sites plant area.
You will ideally have previous management experience.
To discuss further please call Brad Peck at MorePeople on 01780 480530
Our client is a well-regarded and progressive FMCG business who are looking to bring in an up and coming account manager to help manage one of their key categories into their primary customer. They are looking for someone who can help to develop their product range and work very closely with the customer to ensure consumer trends are capitalised on.
-To work closely with their key customer and work towards delivering their strategy and plans
-To act as...
Our client is a progressive and forward thinking fresh produce business who are looking to ensure their company has the right structure in place, to ensure its continued success. To this end, they are looking to employ a bright and enthusiastic Junior Account Manager to their team in order to provide the right succession planning as people move upwards within the business.
Supporting the senior commercial team and working closely with them to ensure delivery of promises to th...
Our client is a well-regarded fresh produce business with very exciting growth plans for the next few years. They are currently looking for an experienced National Account Manager with strong links to one of the UK's largest retailers.
Working closely with the senior management team to drive forward key retailer accounts
Utilising market data to guide and develop the business planning, but also to capitalise on opportunities
Working closely (almost collaboratively) with the retai...