Category Buyer - Meat (Retailer)

Matt Steedman
Dubai (Emirate) (AE)
According to experience (Tax free salary and package on offer)
05 Jun 2017
05 Jul 2017
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Our client, a respected business in the Middle East is currently looking for meat buyer. As our client is looking to break into the market they require somebody who is in retail and must have technical knowledge about purchasing meat products in retail 

The Role 

•You will deliver a great customer focused proposition, working with senior members to ensure the right product arrives at the right place, at the right time, and for the right price.
•Identify new potential suppliers and ensure suppliers are listed and de-listed correctly
•Strive towards the best quality, availability and price for our customers, keeping customers at the heart of decisions.
•Identify potential suppliers and continually assess and review our supply base with your manager to deliver price, quality and availability in a way that benefits our client, the customer and our Suppliers.
•Developing a joint plan with Group Food and collectively engage the supplier
•Working with our suppliers to develop innovative and feasible propositions for the customer delivering great ranges and product innovation across all ranges 

The Candidate 

•The successful candidate will have extensive Procurement experience
•Extensive knowledge ofpurchasing meat products for a top retailer 
•Understanding of country and global supply chain processes
•Successful track record of buying products
•Demonstrate negotiation skills
•Demonstrate supply and stakeholder management skills
•Ability to operate in a fast paced culture of change
•Come from a retailer back ground

What’s on Offer

All year sunshine
Tax free salary
Tax free living allowance

Plus full family package