Senior Buyer

Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Supply Chain
Location:
Job type: Permanent

Job Description

Senior Buyer
Luxury Foods Importer & Distributor
West London – salary Up to £38K
The Company
This organisation was created to procure and deliver the finest foods across the globe to food service establishments and high-end retailers across the UK.
Everything they have is of exceptional quality and they pride themselves on their excellent customer service, employee satisfaction and benefits. The role is only available due to internal promotion!
The Role
Sat withing a well-established Procurement & Supply Chain team you will be responsible for the whole category management. Your duties will include;
• Mentor and lead your team of 2 junior buyers
• Maintaining key supplier relationships & identify new suppliers
• Review stock levels, forecasts & price negotiations
• Coordinate with logistics & 3PL’s
• Manage Supplier price files, product margins & invoicing
Your Skills & Experience
To be considered for this position you will need;
• Minimum of 6-8 years’ experience within food purchasing in supply chain
• Previous experience managing people
• Strong negotiation skills, naturally build trust and rapport
• Solid IT skills, using Advanced Excel and SAP (or any ERP system)
• A passionate Foodie! And fluent in a 2nd European language will be highly advantageous
In Return
If successful you’ll be working for an organisation that really values their staff as much as their products and customers, they offer a wide range of additional benefits on top of the salary and performance based bonus

Meet your consultant
Nancy Record
nancy.record@drnewitt.com

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