Trading Controller Foodservice

Location
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Salary
A competitive salary
Posted
02 Oct 2019
Closes
02 Nov 2019
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Trading Controller Foodservice

An opportunity has arisen for a full-time Trading Controller in the recently formed business Unitas Wholesale Ltd based in Doncaster, South Yorkshire.
 

Unitas Wholesale Limited was formed from the merger of Today’s Wholesale Services Ltd with Landmark Wholesale Ltd and is independently owned by its members, some of the most well-known names in UK food and drink wholesaling. With a combined member turnover of £8.5 billion through our retail, foodservice, on-trade and specialist partners, our mission is to be the “Champion of Independents” and a “Champion of Brands”. 

Reporting to the Senior Trading Controller for Out of Home, the role involves the management of our foodservice own brand categories, one of our key trading areas. This includes negotiating with suppliers at senior level to maximise sales earnings, plus planning and executing NPD to ensure maximum benefits for our members.  We would also require any successful candidate to be a proactive strategic thinking member of the team.

The ideal candidate will be from a buying background within the wholesale, foodservice or FMCG channels with several years’ experience. For the right individual, the path to future promotion and development exists within our organisation therefore experience of managing strategic projects as well as budgets are the qualities we are seeking.

In return we offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • Annual discretionary bonus
  • Paid annual holidays starting 25 days + bank holidays (pro-rata on start date)
  • Company car/or monthly car allowance
  • Healthcare
  • Company pension
  • Life cover
  • Flexible working hours
  • Continued personal development

Please forward your CV to hr@unitaswholesale.co.uk

Closing date: Friday 18 October 2019

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