Packaging Buyer | Fresh Food | Evesham

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Location
England, Worcestershire, Evesham
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 May 2017
Closes
02 Jun 2017
Ref
TEM9169
Function
Buying
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent



Are you a packaging buyer who has dealt with food? If so we'd like to hear from you.

About the Company:

Our client is a leading fresh food supplier that has seen great results and growth in recent years. They supply leading retail multiples with a variety of fresh food products. They are an established supplier and manufacturer with a turnover in excess of £100m. They are big innovators and stay on top of the latest food trends to deliver the best products to the supermarkets and end users (you and me). They operate from multiple sites including the new state of the art facilities where this role is based.

About the Role:

You will use your knowledge of food packaging to lead innovation and savings. You will be a strong communicator and build rapport with suppliers to ensure continued business relationships. You will use your keen eye and attention to detail to proof and approve artwork to ensure packaging complies with all standards. You will understand the idiosyncrasies of food trays, packs and bags and be able to identify suppliers from your previous experience.

Ideal Candidate:

The ideal candidate will come from a food packaging background and will have 5 years + experience in a similar role. You will be a natural negotiator and be able to lead innovation to ensure packaging products are up to date and leading market trends. You will have experience in proofing artwork and the technical standards required.

Minimum Requirements:

To be considered for this role, as a minimum, you must have experience within a packaging buying function within food or a similar FMCG product.

Application Process:

If you feel you meet the minimum requirements for this position click apply now or contact Tom on 01780 480 530 or tom@morepeople.co.uk