Kiss the Hippo is London’s first carbon-negative coffee roastery and we’re looking to recruit a new Wholesale Manager to cover Manchester, Leeds, and Liverpool. This is a new position for us and is rooted in wanting to better service our customers already established in the region as well as foster growth in some of the UK’s most exciting coffee cities.
We’re looking for an outgoing person with a proven history in sales that is fueled by an entrepreneurial spirit. Experience in coffee is ideal but if you have a love of specialty coffee and experience in industries like beer, tea, or wine this could be a great fit as we will train you up.
We look to cultivate an entrepreneurial atmosphere in our wholesale team, giving you the freedom to drive towards opportunities as you identify and create them. As part of the team, you will be supported by everyone in coffee and marketing to ensure success in your role.
Alongside being responsible for growing the business you will also account manage the partnerships you create and take over. Anything from advice on what new single origins will suit a customer best to brewing advice, your job is to be there for the customers, to help them grow and succeed.