We are looking for an experienced Commercial Director to lead Fish Vet Group’s (FVG’s) global commercial activities. A member of the FVG Board, the Commercial Director is responsible for translating FVG’s strategic plan into a commercial plan covering business units in the UK, Ireland, USA, Chile, Norway, Iceland, Asia and Brazil.
Fish Vet Group Ltd (FVG) is part of Benchmark Holdings plc’s (www.benchmarkplc.com) Animal Health Division and represents the world’s largest provider of dedicated evidence-based veterinary services, diagnostic technologies and environmental monitoring to the aquaculture sector.
Key responsibilities include leading and developing the commercial team, contributing to the development and delivery of the FVG strategic plan and coordinating commercial activities across FVG. The Commercial Director also leads on acitivites relating to the development of joint ventures and strategic alliances and is responsible for developing and managing FVG’s global customers and suppliers.
Applicants will hold a veterinary, biological or microbiological sciences degree and have strong commercial management experience at international level. Significant experience in the aquaculture industry is essential, specifically in one or more sectors from salmonids, tilapia and shrimp.
Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications. A full benefit package is provided.
Hours: Full time with extensive domestic and international travel.