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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
DOE c£40,000
26 Jul 2017
26 Aug 2017
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Title: Buyer

Location:  Gloucester

Sector:  Foodservice

Salary: DOE c£45k

Code:  AL/19089           

The Company

Our client is a nationally recognised foodservice provider who are renowned for service excellence and supporting its customers in achieving their food strategies and commercial objectives. This has now positioned them as the UK’s ‘go to’ delivered wholesale partner across the care, education, leisure destinations and the hospitality sectors. Due to some big contract wins and ambitious growth plans, they are now seeking for a Buyer to join their commercial team.

The Role

As a Buyer, you will be responsible for taking accountability over a defined portfolio of suppliers and therefore will need to be self-motivated, able to work efficiently and independently and be an expert in Microsoft excel.  Whilst knowledge and experience of the foodservice sector would be ideal, we appreciate that our next Buyer might not be working in the industry, so we welcome applications from other backgrounds.  The main thing is being able to demonstrate that you think commercially, as well as the ability to communicate effectively.

The person for this Buyer role:

We are looking for someone who has a positive “can-do” attitude, be keen to learn new skills and have a desire to make a difference. In addition, we are looking for:

  • Based in the Gloucester area
  • A dynamic individual and a self-starter
  • Excellent admin skills and a Great personality – positive, likeable, good sense of humour, builds relationships easily
  • Embraces being accountable
  • Possess the potential and desire to progress to a more senior role


If your application is successful we will contact you to discuss the opportunity in more detail, within 72 hours of receiving your application.

Due to the overwhelming Application response, we receive through various sources should you not hear from us within one week then please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

Please be advised that if unsuccessful for this role we may keep your details in our hold file for 6 months, during which time you may be contacted for other suitable vacancies.  If you do not want us to do this please call us.

In the meantime, we would like to thank you for your interest in Cavendish Maine


Name                Aaron Latta      

Telephone         01275 813004


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