Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Food Buyer job in Greater Manchester paying up to £35,000
Your new company
Your new company is a fast-moving organisation in the food sector in Greater Manchester who are seeking credible Buyer to join their business in the Bakery category.
Your new role
This is a role due to internal promotion and successful company growth. You will be part of a team of buyers reporting directly to and working closely with the purchasing director to manage the supply base and achieve KPI’s. Your daily role will include negotiating competitive cost prices and ensuring suppliers adhere to agreed SLAs. You will be responsible for the delivery of the procurement strategy and have the autonomy to identify and implement new suppliers as well as managing price changes and promotional activity
What you’ll need to succeed
You will have experience in buying within the FMCG industry, preferably within bakery categories. You will be an expert in your field, monitoring your market to ensure you make intelligent purchasing decisions around seasonal availability, price variations and new product innovation. You will have excellent commercial awareness, be well organised, with first rate communication and influencing skill
What you’ll get in return
Alongside working in a friendly and welcoming office atmosphere, you will receive up to £35,000 basic salary and benefits package, free on-site parking, Pension, healthcare scheme, life assurance and 20 days holiday
What you need to do now
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