Finding the Leaders of tomorrow

FMCG & Retail Recruitment Specialists

Leader Executive Search is a specialist Headhunting/ Executive Recruitment Consultancy working exclusively within the FMCG and Retail sectors to identify and attract the industry’s top talent.

Whether you’re a hiring manager for an FMCG company or retail brand, or a talented professional looking to develop your career, we’d love you to experience first-hand the pride we take in our work, and the advantages of our personable and sector-specific approach.

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Latest Jobs

Director of Sales

Location: London & South East
Salary: highly competitive salary of up to £65,000 basic p.a. (neg.) plus a generous bonus/ benefits package

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Business Development Manager: New Category Development

Location: Home based with travel around UK & Europe
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus attractive benefits including car, bonus, c.pension, medical, 25 days holiday (negotiable)

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Marketing Manager – Foodservice

Location: South London
Salary: Highly Competitive package (negotiable depending on experience) including attractive benefits such as a company bonus scheme, private medical and contributory pension.

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We can work with you to support your long term career development and in addition we can introduce you to some of the biggest names in the world of FMCG & Retail….
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Through a multi channelled approach we source the highest quality candidates and offer long-term post placement guarantees….
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What our Clients & Candidates are saying

Attention to detail, communication, listening to our needs are simple things to do but so many don’t get it right, well I can assure Jon does and that makes him really easy to do business with. 10/10 Jon thank you!

Joby Mortimer

UK Sales Director, Budweiser Budvar

Jon is a fantastic matchmaker with a great eye for fit between client and candidate and has supported my career moves successfully. He brings an attentive, genuine warmth to ‘recruitment’ which many others fail to achieve and is well both respected and connected within the industry.

Tracy Southwell

UK Sales Director, Barry Callebaut Beverages

From time to time we have put Jonathan to the test in terms of tight deadlines and he has always come through. If you are looking for a recruiter who can offer you that truly personal one on one service I can not recommend Jonathan highly enough”

Andrew Tucker

Head of Wholesale, Barry Callebaut Group

A few of our clients

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