A refreshingly different drinks supplier

At Nectar we are never in doubt that one of the reasons we can deliver our renowned levels of customer service is the talent and hard work from our team.

That team started over 30 years ago and there are still some of the original crew at Nectar today! Fiona and Mark Jukes, directors, started with a telephone, phone book, and a clear vision. They knew they had to provide the very best service they could to the drinks trade, from the range of products on offer to the delivery service they provided. There had to be different products, new and exciting, and the service levels had to be groundbreaking.

That ethos is still at the heart of Nectar today, and each team member plays their part in delivering that vision.

Nectar are committed to providing excellent working conditions and welcome new staff into a friendly, hard working environment; excellence takes commitment (oh, but we do like to have a bit of fun along the way!).

If you think you might have what it takes to join this team, and are interested in any positions shown, please email apply@nectar.net

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Drivers
7.5 Tonne Multi-drop Driver
 

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a 7.5 tonne Multi Drop Delivery Driver. Our drivers are the heroes of the business, speaking to our customers on a daily basis, and they are renowned for their superb levels of customer service. On the road we are proud to have them represent Nectar - could you be the next member of our friendly, growing team?

You will be required to deliver our customers' orders safely and efficiently. As a company representative, you will provide the best delivery service possible, always in a courteous and professional manner.

In return we can offer you:

  • A salary of £24,882 plus overtime payments, a bonus scheme and contributory pension.
  • 45 hours per week in 9 hour shifts from 7am with no weekend work required.
  • Generous staff discount on wines, beers and spirits as well as a Fullers Brewery staff discount card for use in many of their pubs, hotels and restaurants.
  • Nectar uniform is provided.

 

The successful applicant will hold a 7.5 tonne licence and a valid CPC. You will be physically fit and ready to tackle a demanding role.

Please note that due to the Company's location just outside Hindon, the successful candidate will need their own transport in order to get to work. To apply for this role, please send your CV, for the attention of Jackie Dyer to apply@nectar.net


To apply for this role, please send your CV, for the attention of Jackie Dyer to apply@nectar.net

Administration and Sales
HR Manager, Purchasing Assistant, Wine Sales Executive & Marketing Assistant
 

Human Resources Manager

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced HR professional to join our team in Nectar. This is a standalone role based in the beautiful Wiltshire countryside.

The role provides a first-class HR function to the business, enabling Nectar to achieve its goals through its people and structure. Supporting the Head of Operations, you will act as a coach to the Management Team, providing insight on people issues, a robust point of view on business decisions and their impact upon people.

Duties will include:

  • Advising managers of forthcoming legislative changes and their impact on the business, provide guidance and support on all people matters such as absenteeism, recruitment, development and employee relations.
  • Lead the end to end recruitment process - this includes workforce planning, interviewing and selection.
  • Manage the annual performance appraisal process, ensuring it is delivered by managers and appropriate personal development plans are developed for all staff.
  • Support Managers with the implementation of performance management and probation processes to support a high performing culture.
  • Support Managers with identification, acquisition and on-boarding of talented individuals.
  • Develop and implement succession planning for high profile, high value and task critical roles.


The above is just a snapshot of the varied activities you will get involved in.

This role will suit you if you are CIPD qualified, have experience in a standalone HR role and have extensive HR Generalist experience & knowledge. This role is part time, four days per week and therefore you will be a proactive, creative individual who can work autonomously and at pace. A passion for people is a given. 

If you are interested in this role, please send your CV to Jackie Dyer at apply@nectar.net. 

 


Purchasing Assistant

Reports to: Senior Buyer - Drinks

Working Hours: 9am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday

The Purchasing Assistant will carry out a range of tasks associated with the running of a busy Buying department. This role involves a number of specific duties but the ideal candidate will also support the rest of the purchasing team as and when required.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Prepare the daily Goods In sheet for the warehouse
  • Chase suppliers for delivery dates
  • Check order confirmations against orders
  • Run the shortage report every day for Customer Services
  • Liaise with suppliers with regard to any stock quality issues and / or wrong deliveries
  • Input purchase orders
  • Monitor competitor promotional activity and work with the Buyers to ensure Nectar has the same support
  • Monitor competitor pricing, liaise with Sales Support and feedback to the Buyers
  • Deal with faulty returns
  • Complete REDS duty submissions on receipt of orders
  • Keep product notes up to date
  • Complete customs and excise administration
  • Set up promotions in Merlin
  • Assist with purchasing promotional claims where required
  • Assist the Accounts team with invoice queries
  • Review products to be delisted and update codes / web links as appropriate

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Experience of working in a purchasing department would be an advantage but is not essential.
  • Excellent communication skills whether face-to-face or on the telephone.
  • Numerate and computer literate with a good knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Excellent attention to detail.

Please note that due to the Company's location just outside Hindon, the successful candidate will need their own transport in order to get to work. 

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you. To apply for this role please send your CV, for the attention of Jackie Dyer, to ten/ratcen//ylppa

 


Wine Sales Executive

Nectar has a new and fantastic opportunity for a Wines Sales Executive. A large part of the remit for this role will be to grow the wine category both in volume and contribution across Nectar's whole customer base. The successful candidate will be passionate about wine, WSET qualified and ready to act as a wine ambassador for Nectar. They will have an outgoing personality and the ability to share their enthusiasm with colleagues and customers alike.

Key responsibilities:

  • Maximise wine sales and profitability.
  • Work closely with Nectar BDMs to exploit any wine opportunities.
  • Identify gaps within the existing customer base and target these areas, working closely with BDMs to assist them in increasing wine sales and, where appropriate and as agreed with BDMs, actively sell wine yourself to existing customers and sometimes prospect to new account.
  • Provide wine expertise and training to the rest of the sales team and put in place an agreed programme of training / tasting sessions based on current trends / sales focus.
  • Develop and introduce a suite of tools to assist in the development of our wine category.
  • Increase the number of wine customers and their appreciation of this category.
  • Organise customer wine tastings.
  • Assist in customers' wine list management as required including seasonal / menu changes.
  • Attend events on behalf of Nectar i.e. London Wine Fair.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Passionate about wine with a good knowledge of the wine industry.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to manage customers ahead of their expectations.
  • WSET level 2 minimum.
  • Experience of working in the wine industry.
  • Great organisational skills including IT and administration with an eye for detail.
  • Self-driven with an ability to work on their own initiative and as part of a team.

In return we can offer you a competitive salary and company car, with a bonus scheme and contributory pension, plus generous staff discounts on wines, beers and spirits. Following our recent acquisition by Fuller's, a leading regional brewer and pub/hotel operator, we also offer staff discount card for many of their pubs, hotels and restaurants.

 To apply for this role please send your CV, for the attention of Jackie Dyer, to ten/ratcen//ylppa 

 


Marketing Assistant

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Marketing Assistant which could suit an enthusiastic, recently-qualified Marketing graduate looking for their first role. Reporting to the Marketing Manager and working in a small team, you will provide support in the planning and delivery of Nectar's marketing activities, communicating our exciting portfolio of products and exceptional levels of customer service to the drinks trade. You will also help to create new and exciting strategies and ideas to promote Nectar both internally and externally.

The key areas of responsibility for this position are: 

  • Campaign Delivery: assist with the creation of marketing and design strategies to include brochures, website and digital products, roadshows, stationery, presentations, PR and internal communications.
  • Website and Digital Communications: maintain the image library, assisting with web maintenance, digital communications and social media activity through the delivery of engaging content.
  • Process and Systems: prepare advertising materials and produce analytic reports across all platforms for review with the team.
  • Communication: adhere to the brand and its values, build relationships with suppliers and assist with the organisation and delivery of trade shows, working closely with the sales team.

In return we can offer you a competitive salary, with a bonus scheme and contributory pension, plus generous staff discounts on wines, beers and spirits as well as a Fullers Brewery staff discount card for many of their pubs, hotels and restaurants.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the following skills: 

  • The ability to write accurate, imaginative copy and communicate across all mediums with excellent attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of web content management systems and email software.
  • Knowledge of social media platforms and the ability to write content, evaluate and drive their ongoing management.
  • The ability to assess data analytically and accurately integrate it into future marketing activity.
  • Be computer proficient with Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign and Photoshop.
  • Be a collaborative, creative thinker who can work as part of a team.
  • Excellent, flexible design skills that reflect and support the existing brand look and feel.
  • An interest in developing technologies which further the brand interests, aid communication and deliver other positive benefits.

 

Please note that due to the Company's location just outside Hindon, the successful candidate will need their own transport in order to get to work. 

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you. To apply for this role please send your CV, for the attention of Jackie Dyer, to ten/ratcen//ylppa

To apply for this role please send your CV, for the attention of Jackie Dyer, to ten/ratcen//ylppa
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Business Development Manager
Business Development Manager - London
 

Business Development Manager, London - On Trade Drinks
Competitive Salary + Bonus, Car, Laptop, Pension and Healthcare

The Role:

Nectar Imports, a long established independent premium drinks wholesaler, is seeking an on-trade Business Development Manager in London to manage an existing portfolio of accounts, as well as develop new business to grow the territory.

Nectar is a progressive, ambitious company with a strong reputation for operating within the specialist end of the independent on-trade in the South of England. Following our recent acquisition by Fuller's, a leading regional brewer and pub / hotel operator, we are seeking a driven, commercially astute and personable individual to continue the region's success through proactive account management as well as seeking out and closing new business.

Working in a vibrant and driven on-trade sales team, the successful candidate will be working with a diverse portfolio of over 2500 drink products supplying premium restaurants, pubs, hotels and style bars to maximise sales for profitable growth and distribution across a designated territory.

The Person:

We are seeking someone who has the determination, commercial ability and personality to negotiate with customers at all levels. Key responsibilities will include building relationships and a network of contacts, driving volume, distribution and profit in line with targets, executing brand activities and providing category solutions to your customers.

Candidates will be based within the territory and have a successful track record in the on-trade wholesale market or previous sales experience within an FMCG or equivalent company, with an excellent sales track record of over achieving sales targets with a can-do attitude.

If you think you have what it takes, please email your CV and covering letter to ten/ratcen//ylppa for the attention of Jackie Dyer.
To apply email your CV and covering letter to ten/ratcen//ylppa for the attention of Jackie Dyer.

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