Category Director, Shellfish
True North Seafood is Cooke's consumer brand with a premium positioning in North America, both in retail and foodservice. True North Seafood is the go-to brand for trusted seafood – our main priority is to bring our consumers closer to the source.
As a global seafood company, Cooke has operations in North America, Europe, and South America. Our company’s success is driven by our dynamic, highly-skilled and innovative management team, supported by dedicated employees who live in coastal communities and contribute to the local area’s economy and sense of community.
As a result of our robust growth throughout North American we are seeking Category Director, Shellfish to join our sales and marketing team. Reporting to the Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, you will be the knowledge leader in the species category of Shellfish. You will work directly with the sales team to be at the table whenever, wherever necessary to provide your expertise in order to build relationships in our consumer and customer marketplace.
You will be the ‘go to’ spokesperson for the species in presentations and marketing events. You have an extensive background in seafood with a specific expertise in Shellfish. You have excellent communication and engagement skills and a passion for the industry.
An open and inclusive individual, a quintessential team player, and a desire to contribute to the continued success of the company in North America are key elements of your background and character.
Your location is flexible to anywhere in North America however you must be able to travel extensively.
The role description is just one part of the story. This is an opportunity to grow, to stretch, to work within the parameters of the role but stretch to your fullest potential. We are a team that counts performance, we reward contribution and we recognize talent. It is about being at the center of the fastest growing company in New Brunswick and knowing you are part of that growth. The ability to bring your passion for learning, desire for growth, and energy for moving your career forward is what we offer.
Why Cooke…simple because we are a company that rewards initiative, resourcefulness and work ethic. We will champion your growth and provide you with the platform to create your path, your career, and your future.