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Job Title: Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Buckinghamshire
Salary: £35 - £42K Per Annum + Car + Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q87471
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 01, 2012 15:27

Job Description

Due to recent successes, this leading food business seeks a Food Buyer to join its corporate purchasing team. In this dual-focused role, you will be responsible for both sourcing and negotiating high quality products at the best price, as well as securing supplier funding for promotional activity to ensure the company wins more business. To be successful, you should have: * Several years' experience as a Food Buyer * Sourcing and negotiation experience within a Food Retail or Foodservice business or food supplier * Manage a spend of circa £50 million on a range of food categories * Strategically managed colleagues and suppliers * a degree or equivalent and ideally be CIPS qualified * Good negotiation skills when tendering and contracting * Strong analysis and cost analysis skills As Food Buyer, you will work in an exceptional central location and receive a strong benefits package including bonus, pension and healthcare benefits. If you’re an experienced Buyer looking for a company that offers support and recognition, coupled with a fun working environment, then please apply now.