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Buyer - Beers, Wines & Spirits

Job Title: Buyer - Beers, Wines & Spirits
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £30 - £40K Per Annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q89056
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: NIC.46129.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: June 01, 2012 17:14

Job Description

A global retailer is recruiting for a Buyer to join its ever-expanding Beer, Wine & Spirits team to contribute to the Buying plan for the department including all relevant ranges. The Buyer will be expected to: * Ensure that the right product is bought for the right price and that it arrives at the right time in the right place * Negotiate low prices with current and future suppliers * Bring innovation through new ideas * Negotiate with suppliers to deliver strong margins * Develop the category strategy * Be accountable for the development and implementation of promotions * Identify new product development opportunities * Review current pricing and set current price strategies. The ideal candidate will have: * Experience within Buying, preferably within Beers, Wines & Spirits * Excellent Supply Management skills * Strong leadership skills with a customer focus and plenty of drive * The ability to work in a team as well as autonomously * Excellent negotiation skills In return, the Buyer will receive a competitive package and the chance to develop within this renowned business. If you feel this opportunity is for you, please do not hesitate to apply with an up to date CV.