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Objective of this role is to grow our broker relationships and optimize broker performance from a national and regional perspective. This includes developing, tracking and measuring national business objectives for headquarter broker performance as well as retail execution. This position covers branded as well as Private Label broker development responsibility. Manager must live near a major airline hub to facilitate travel.
Manage top-level broker relationships for branded and private label businesses
Establish and measure top-level national broker objectives for volume, trade spending, share, distribution, new items, deductions, etc.
Lead and conduct quarterly review meetings with broker leadership, sales directors and business development management team to discuss progress against objectives
Work with LW sales team to determine opportunities to improve broker effectiveness on our businesses
Interact with sales team to get input on broker performance
Manage store level execution of MAPS (Merchandising, Assortment, Pricing and Shelving) priorities with broker and LW sales team
Work with sales team to ensure account level distribution data accuracy
Establish, track, measure and communicate retail broker objectives for core and new items
Work with retail broker team to receive internal tracking reports and communicate performance to LW internal sales team
Work with retail broker team to ensure achievement of annual goals
Conduct broker training on Lamb Weston products and systems where needed.
Bachelor’s Degree in business, finance, marketing or related field
Minimum 5 years with broker or sales and/or sales support role in CPG industry
Strong technical, report running and analytical skills
Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills
Strong organization skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Experience with DMS/RW3
Ability to interact at senior management level
Exceptional problem solving skills
Ability to travel up to 50% of the time
Reasonable proximity to a major air hub
ConAgra Foods, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.