One of the forerunners in the meat distribution industry across UK and Europe is looking for a highly competent and passionate Buying Director to join their continuously growing team.
As the Buying Director, you will be responsible for:
- Dealing with direct sources of meat such as farmers or cattle raisers
- Implementing strategies to minimize actual spend through strong negotiations
- Maintaining and establishing solid relationship with suppliers
- Ensuring that the quality of the products are maintained within standards
- Managing a team and fostering correlation with other departments
- Analysing market trends and range reviews
- Re evaluating the Purchasing function and implementing schemes to maximize its function
For this role you must have:
- Experience as a Buying Manager or Director in the fresh meat sector
- Well versed and knowledgeable with meat
- Solid commercial expertise in the meat processing industry
- Excellent negotiation and communication skills
- Strong leadership skills
If you are up for a great deal in terms of career advancement and salary package, then this opportunity will ensure your stability and enthusiasm as a professional. Take the challenge and send your updated CV in word format.
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.