Buyer, Food Manufacturing, North London

Location
London
Salary
£30000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted
12 May 2017
Closes
09 Jun 2017
Ref
HLJ893761
Contact
Hannah Jackson
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Are you a Food Buyer? Are you wondering what is next?

Working in food manufacturing requires a certain type of character. It's incredibly fast-paced, demanding and definitely not for the faint hearted, so if you're in this environment already, read on...

I'm looking for a Buyer who can handle the pace in a chilled food manufacturing environment who is looking at progressing their career. Working for an innovative, market leading business supplying all of the major retailers you'll be working as part of a close-knit team buying a variety of ingredients and packaging products at a manufacturing site level. You'll also have group wide responsibility for your own category of spend.

You'll need a strong personality as you will work closely with senior level stakeholders and suppliers to understand the needs of the business' customers, looking at areas of continuous improvement and play an integral part of the NPD process.

Candidates will need to have previous buying experience gained within the food or FMCG sector and ideally be CIPS qualified, or working towards it. Commitment and drive is key within this business and candidates will need to be self-motivated, be great at building long-term relationships and be a real ambassador of procurement within the business.

My client are a leading multi-site FMCG business with a reputation for quality and innovation. They reward and look after employees well and offer outstanding long-term opportunities for progression.

To apply please send your CV through to me today.

REF. HLJ893761 By Focus Management

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