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Buyer - Food

  • Location:

    Slough

  • Sector:

    FOODSERVICE

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tom Nichols

  • Contact email:

    tomn@wr-logistics.com

  • Job ref:

    J6234758_1636483851

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-24

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Client:

    Bidfood

Buyer - Food - Slough

Buyer required for leading Food Distributor based in Slough.
Buyer MUST have worked in a Purchasing team for a multi national or in the Wholesale / Food / Distribution / Retail Distrib industry.

Buyer MUST have experience working in a Wholesale / Food / Distribution / Retail Distribution industry.

The Package:

£45,000 - £50,000
Car Allowance £5500
25 days holiday + bank holidays
Healthcare Plan
Pension - company contribution

The Role:

You will be managing supplier relationships and maximising the long term profitability of specified categories whilst achieving your short & long term budgeted targets.
You will be a 'hands-on' self-starter and must have excellent proven influencing and negotiating skills in managing product costs and income generation as well as the ability to develop, manage and implement category plans.
You will also be required to demonstrate an aptitude for financial acumen in managing your budgets.

Requirements :

Buyer in Food Distribution / 3PL / Distribution / Retail environment
A full driving licence

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