Buyers, Food Products, South London

Location
London
Salary
£28000 - £50000 per annum + dependent on level and experience
Posted
22 Feb 2017
Closes
22 Mar 2017
Ref
HLJ893496
Contact
Hannah Jackson
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

A great opportunity to join a hugely successful, speciality food business in a number of Food Buying roles.

This is a great opportunity for experienced Food Buyers with varying levels of experience to join a hugely successful, speciality food business. The business is at the forefront of food innovation with global suppliers and is well-respected within the retail, foodservice and food manufacturing industries.

To meet the ever increasing demands of the business it is now looking for a number of Buyers and Senior Buyers to join its established procurement function. Our client is looking for experienced Food Buyers with varying levels of experience gained from either a retail, foodservice or food manufacturing environment.

As a Food Buyer your key responsibilities will include:

  • Manage the supply base to ensure quality, price and service levels are exceeded at all times
  • Negotiate contract terms to achieve optimum commercial benefits
  • Work closely with Buying Managers supporting on NPD launches
  • Assist in the development of Junior Buyers
  • Work collaboratively with internal stakeholders

 


Candidates will need to be experienced Food Buyers from a retail, food manufacturing or foodservice environment with knowledge of working with an international supply base. A strong a track record of strategic supplier management and strong project/category management skills would be highly advantageous.

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REF. HLJ893496 By Focus Management

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