Buyer / FMCG

£25,000 - £45,000 DOE
22 Sep 2017
22 Oct 2017
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Title:  Buyer / FMCG

Location: Gloucester

Sector:  FMCG

Salary: £25,000 - £45,000 DOE

Reference:  AL/19363          

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 buying 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. We welcome applications from all backgrounds.  The main thing is being able to demonstrate that you think commercially, as well as the ability to communicative effectively but also being able to demonstrate that you’ve bought from a range of suppliers, across a range of categories.

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


Name: Aaron Latta      

Telephone: 01275 813004



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.

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