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Food & Drink Buyer

Job Title: Food & Drink Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottinghamshire
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94239
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: JFS.08077.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: October 14, 2013 09:45

Job Description

TITLE: Buyer / Senior Buyer SALARY: £35,000 - £55,000 LOCATION: Midlands A rapidly growing wholesale retailer in the UK is currently hiring a Buyer / Senior Buyer to come on board and spearhead the range building and planning for their wide assortment of quality food and drink products. The Role:- * You will oversee the selection, negotiation and delivery of product ranges within assigned categories * You will work closely with the Marketing team to develop categories and ranges * You will work to improve the product range by continuous sourcing of new products * You will manage the product category budget * You will maintain strong working relationships with suppliers The Candidate:- * Relevant food and drink buying experience within a similar retail business * Strong commercial acumen * Excellent negotiation and communication skills This position is your chance to work with established and high performing individuals and build for yourself a structured career path. If you think 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.