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Food Buyer

Job Title: Food Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93449
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: MJS.59412.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: August 05, 2013 11:47

Job Description

Due to an exciting company growth, a newly created Food Buyer position within a large food retail group in Dubai, UAE has opened for a highly skilled and well experienced buying professional. The role of the Food Buyer involves: * Selection, negotiation and delivery of product ranges within assigned categories * Continuous sourcing of new products to improve the product range * Development of categories and ranges with the Marketing team * Budget management within the product category * Management of suppliers, purchase volume, spend and income The ideal candidate has the following qualifications: * Degree level education * Experience as a buyer within a similar industry * Strong commercial acumen * Excellent negotiation and communication skills This is an important role which offers a very rewarding package that awaits the successful candidate that will thrive on these challenges. If you think that you are qualified for this position, please send us your 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.