Buyer-FMCG National food distributor!

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Location
Buckinghamshire
Salary
£45,000-£50,000
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
27 Aug 2017
Ref
TRBY2
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Buyer-FMCG National food distributor!

£45,000-£50,000 + bonus & benefits

Buckinghamshire

I am seeking an experienced Food Buyer to maximise the long-term profitability of a specified categories of products, whilst achieving budgeted income & term targets.

You will maintain and grow long-standing supplier relationships and develop new opportunities at a competitive price. You will take the lead in negotiating commercial and contractual terms for nationally.

It is essential you have purchasing experience within the Foodservice/ Wholesale sector.

The role & requirements:

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Previous people management experience
  • Experience in a fast-paced and high volume business (Foodservice or catering an advantage)
  • Ability to target and deliver significant cost savings
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills
  • Outstanding leadership skills
  • Strong organisation skills and ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines
  • You must be able to work under pressure, to tight deadlines. 
  • demonstrate an aptitude for financial acumen in managing your budgets.
  • Purchasing experience is essential, preferably within the Foodservice/ Wholesale sector.

The candidate:

  • Able to work under pressure, to tight deadlines, with a collaborate approach
  • ‘Hands-on’ self-starter and must have excellent proven influencing and negotiating skills in managing product costs and income generation
  • Demonstrate an aptitude for financial acumen in managing your budgets.
  • Purchasing experience is essential, preferably within Foodservice or Wholesale sector

This is an exciting opportunity to join a positive, supportive team, and earn the utmost in employee rewards and career development.

Interested in this challenge - send your CV to taj@corecruitment.com

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