Produce Buying Manager

Recruiter
Inplace Recruitment ltd
Location
Atherstone
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Produce Buying Manager - Atherstone - up to £73,450

Our client has an exciting opportunity for a professional and well-educated individual to join a highly corporate and reputable organisation as a Buying Manager - Produce.

The Produce Buying Manager will be responsible for:

  • Prepare buying decisions which develop the sales and profitability of the business considering market information, quality and commercial considerations
  • Coordinate the handling of customer complaints sent to Central Buying
  • Authorise general expenses for employees in his/her area of responsibility
  • Present proposals on buying prices on all lines, the listing and delisting of suppliers and contract quantities and duration
  • Liaise with international buying operations as appropriate to make comparisons on costs and product options

The Produce Buying Manager will require:

  • Minimum grade of 2:1 in their degree
  • Food retail or produce industry experience
  • 3-5 years management experience within a related industry

The successful Produce Buying Manager can expect:

  • £50,450 - £73,450
  • 5 weeks holiday + bank holidays
  • Company pension

Please note: due to the high number of responses we receive, if you have not heard from us within 7 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful.