FMCG & Agricultural Recruitment Solutions

Des Perikleous, Talent Acquisition Partner, Coca-Cola

“Burrwood Associates currently supports Coca Cola Talent Acquisition across the West African and Sub Saharan business units. Their knowledge of the African FMCG sector is excellent and they consistently provide top quality, well qualified resources with an effective and dynamic approach. We would recommend Burrwood Associates as a recruitment partner to any African Consumer Goods business requiring quality talent.”



Burrwood Associates specialise in recruiting professionals within the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) & Agricultural sectors. We aim to build successful partnerships with candidates and clients based on mutual trust and an open, collaborative approach.

Our experience and in-depth knowledge of the FMCG & Agricultural Industries enables us to provide a high quality service to every client and candidate. With a network built up over many years, we are well placed to support our clients' needs. In conjunction with our existing network, we continue to develop a specialist pool of talent that has been competence mapped across a number of key areas.

Typical roles we recruit for

Executive Search

Manufacturing / Production

Production Manager, Engineering Manager, Mill Manager. Refinery Manager, Plantation Manager,  Maintenance Manager, Operations Manager, Plant Manager, HSE Manager, Technical Manager, QA/QC Manager, Head of Manufacturing

Research & Development

R&D Manager, Technologists, Scientists, New Product Development Manager, Sensory Evaluation, Laboratory Manager, Packaging Development, Commercialisation Manager

Sales & Marketing

Sales Director, Marketing Director, Shopper Marketing, Consumer Insights, Export Sales Manager, eCommerce / Digital, Communications Manager, Key Accounts, Brand Management

Supply Chain, Procurement & Logistics

Supply / Demand Planning, Procurement Director, Distribution Manager, Pricing Controller, Supply Chain Director, Operations Manager, Logistics Director, Warehouse Manager

Human Resources

HR Director, HR Business Partner, HR Manager, Compensation & Benefits, Learning & Development, Talent Management, Change Management, Business Transformation, Organisation Design

Finance & Legal

Finance Director/CFO, Finance Manager, Financial Planning Manager, Financial Controller, Accountant, Legal Director, General Counsel, Business Analyst, Commercial Finance


Head Office (UK)

Nicholson House,

41 Thames Street,

Weybridge, Surrey, 

KT13 8JG, United Kingdom

+44 (0)2038547300

Cape Town Office

Ground Floor, 

State Street House, 

River Park,

Gloucester Road, Mowbray 7700, Cape Town, South Africa

Bahrain Office

 Level 22, West Tower,

        Bahrain Financial Harbour,

                Manama, Bahrain

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