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Food Buyer (Chilled and Frozen)

Job Title: Food Buyer (Chilled and Frozen)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Industry:
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q99566
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email: susannah.hinton@questsearch.co.uk
Job Published: February 16, 2016 09:18

Job Description

My client, a leading , luxury specialist food retailer is looking for an experienced food buyer to lead their chilled food and frozen department. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop this innovative retailer's most prominent catagory.

As Chilled Food buyer, you will be responsible for the new and innovative direction for this high profile department by;

  • Taking responsibility for sourcing, managing the whole product range, negotiating with suppliers

  • Managing each product from concept to launch

  • Driving the promotional strategy within the category

The successful candidate will:

  • Already have established experience as a food buyer, ideally within chilled and/or frozen

  • Demonstrate, a proven track record of supplier negotiation

  • Have excellent presentation and communication skills

In addition you need to be passionate about the food and the industry and demonstrate a proven track record within your field.

If you are up for an exciting opportunity to develop your skills, apply today with an up to date CV.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.