Buyer (Food Manufacturer)

D R Newitt
Melton Mowbray
10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, are a large and well-known food manufacturer based in Leicestershire. A position has arisen for a very experienced Buyer to join the team.

This is an excellent opportunity for a strong and capable candidate who is looking for a step up in their career.

The Role:

  • Responsible for buying of all raw materials and packaging
  • Negotiate with suppliers and ensure best price/terms and quality of product
  • Analysis of historical sales and customer demand
  • Monitor shipments and supplier performance
  • Maintain technical knowledge of the goods/services

The Candidate:

  • An experienced Buyer from a food or FMCG manufacturing environment
  • Advanced Certificate in Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) is desirable
  • Excellent IT skills (Microsoft Office packages and MRP systems)
  • Must be comfortable working alone
  • Extensive negotiating experience

What’s on offer?

  • Salary between £30k - £40k dependant on experience

If you feel that your experience matches the above, please upload your CV today. If you would like more information, please contact Sarah Gegan at D R Newitt.

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