Foodservice & Ingredients Marketing Manager

Cranswick Convenience Foods, Hull

Within the Foodservice & Ingredients team, based Sutton Fields, Hull

The role holder will provide a clear understanding of the foodservice, meal kit companies and manufacturing/business to business sectors of the food industry, as well as identify food trends. Perform in depth analysis of current and potential customers to understand their proposition and positioning, as well as their needs and requirements.  Using this insight, work with the Executive Development Chef and National Account Managers to generate relevant products and meal solutions to be showcased. Generation of the presentation materials in pitches to customers.

Main duties include (please note that this list is not exhaustive):

  • Market analysis & identification of food trends
  • Generation of product ideas suitable for specific customers
  • Composition and writing of presentations/pitches to customers
  • Production of Monthly Newsletter and Cranswick Tasters
  • Delivery of projects such as the trade stand at industry/supplier conferences
  • Gap analysis of the casual dining, pub chain, fast food, food to go and coffee shop space

Candidate requirements:

  • Self-Starter
  • Experienced Marketer
  • Passion for food
  • Creative flair for marketing communications and confident presentation skills
  • Strong analytical skills and delivers on commitment

A full job description is available upon request

Salary to be discussed at interview stage

Please note that internal candidates must make their line manager aware before applying and confirm this when submitting their application.

To apply, please submit your covering letter and CV to:

Elaine Moon, Group HR Advisor (

Closing date: 27th June 2019