Senior Buyer - Frozen
Senior Buyer opportunity for a market leading retailer in the North west
Your new company
This is a superb opportunity with a market leading business who have grown their market-share in what is a hugely competitive marketplace. With an ever expanding portfolio of stores and ambitious plans to continue to grow, this vibrant and thriving business are a great example of a recent retail success story. Due to this growth, they are looking for an experienced Trader to Buy across several Frozen and Chilled food categories.
Your new role
What has been at the heart of this success is the inherent passion within the business combined with a supportive and vibrant working environment. Thus applicants will need to be highly commercial experts in their field and true trading managers who have a strong knowledge of the both domestic and international sourcing channels. You will also need a strong background in NPD and Innovation as well as the ability to forge partnerships with some of the largest FMCG suppliers internationally. Reporting to the Head of Category, you will be part of a dedicated and ever expanding team with a unique informal and can-do culture
What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this position, you must be able to demonstrate first rate negotiation skills, with the ability to build and maintain strong relationships with both domestic and international supply partners. You will also need to have strong New Product Development and Innovation experience with a proven track record of bringing new and exciting products to market.
What you'll get in return
In return they will offer an excellent career development path as well as a market leading salary based on your experience along with a package that includes a car and highly lucrative bonus.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.
Please note that due to the high volume of responses we receive, only successful applicants will be contacted within 5 working days