Junior Buyer-FMCG National food business

Recruiter
Corecruitment Limited
Location
Horsham
Salary
£25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Junior Buyer-FMCG National food business! West Sussex £25,000-£30,000 I am seeking a Junior Buyer to maximise the long-term profitability of a specified category of products, whilst achieving budgeted income & term targets. You will maintain and grow long-standing supplier relationships and to develop new opportunities at a competitive price. The role & requirements: - Previous experience in a similar role - Experience in a fast-paced and high-volume business (food or catering an advantage) - Ability to target and deliver significant cost savings - Excellent negotiation and communication skills - Strong organisation skills and ability to work under pressure - Ability to meet 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 the Catering, Foodservice or wholesale sector My client is one of the UK food providers, supplying hotels, restaurants, bars, cafes, schools and education sectors, Interested in this challenge - send your CV to ********************* You'll find a wide selection of vacancies on our website: ********************* COREcruitment operate one of the best referral schemes in the industry - know anyone looking for a new challenge? Email ********************** with your contacts CV - you could earn up to £500! Follow COREcruitment on your favourite social networks - Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Pinterest. We give away fantastic prizes... every month!
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