Inside Sales Representative Nordics

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Inside Sales Representative Nordics

Are you looking to jump-start your sales career and want to learn more about the food market? Do you have knowledge of one of the Scandinavian languages? Read more!

Full-time · Jan Zandbergen Group


 Our sales team is responsible for serving and expanding our rapidly growing customer base within Foodservice, Industry and Retail. You will become part of a successful, International, dynamic team where hard work is rewarded, but there is also room for fun and entrepreneurship.

You manage your client portfolio within the Scandinavian market with passion and commitment. With your problem solving personality you know how to convince your clients of the many possibilities that Jan Zandbergen has to offer.

As a Sales Representative Nordics at Jan Zandbergen Group you'll have one of the most diverse sales jobs out there. You will work fulltime from our modern (just build) office in Veenendaal (The Netherlands) and because of our fast-paced "trading" mentality we can assure you that every day will be different than the one before.

Your main duties and responsibilities:
• Together with your teammates, you will conquer the Scandinavian market with Jan Zandbergen's revolutionary meat and meat replacement concepts.
• You are fully responsible for approaching and maintaining your own customer portfolio within the Foodservice, Industry of retail sector in Scandinavia.
• You are familiar with data-driven sales; you are able to properly interpret, process and use data to draw up a sales plan.
• You switch quickly and easily with other departments (such as logistics, marketing and product management) to ensure that the listing runs smoothly.
• You can work well with targets and keep management proactively informed of your progress.


• Working in a fast-growing, Internationally operating organization where no two days are the same. Where guts, perseverance and authenticity are valued;
• A pleasant team of colleagues who will make you feel welcome;
• A competitive salary based on a 40-hour working week;
• And there is always an opportunity for growth within Jan Zandbergen Group, apart from our sales training opportunities we also offer Dutch courses to all of our staff.

And competitive additional benefits such as:

- An excellent bonus scheme
- Above average pension insurance
- 2% yearend gratification
- Free lunch
- Friday afternoon drinks
- Staff sales of a prime selection of meats (and meat substitutes)
- Company activities including an annual company sponsored department activity
- If necessary, Jan Zandbergen Group will assist you with relocating to the Netherlands.


  • You speak (near-) native Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish or Danish;
  • You have a bachelor degree, preferably in a commercial direction;
  • You have a demonstrable track record in sales;
  • Affinity with the meat processing industry is considered a plus;
  • Because you will be working in an international team, you have an excellent command of the English language, both verbally and written;
  • You feel comfortable in an ever changing, hectic environment;
  • Finally, you are available for 40 hours a week  and you are willing to relocate to The Netherlands.


Would you like to join our team as an Inside Sales Representative Nordics? Send us your CV and we could be having a chat this week!


At Jan Zandbergen, we keep a close eye on an ever-changing market. Catering to these trends feeds our passion for innovation. In fact, our efforts to consistently respond to changing client requirements is what makes our work so interesting and challenging – particularly when we are already working today on tomorrow’s demands. This way, we have managed to become more relevant than ever in a market that never stops changing.

By innovating sustainably we develop added value and custom solutions for clients throughout the market for meat- and plant-based products. In doing so, we can rely on solid expertise, years of experience, the right resources, the required capacity and a strong, high-quality network. These assets allow us to quickly respond to new developments and operate at the forefront of our sector as far as new insights and solutions are concerned: we aim to be innovative and relevant – be it today or tomorrow.

We serve a broad range of clients working in retail, food services and industry. Whether it’s the import of raw materials or the development and production of complete food concepts: Jan Zandbergen provides the solution. Our number one priority is delivering innovative, tailor-made solutions that address your every need. This has allowed the Jan Zandbergen Group to develop into the ‘partner of choice’ for numerous parties in the meat- and meat alternatives markets.

Inhoudelijke reactie

Wanneer je hebt gesolliciteerd bij Jan Zandbergen Group krijg je altijd binnen een werkweek reactie op je sollicitatie. Je ontvangt van ons een mail of je wordt gebeld door onze recruiter Sharon.

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