Buyer - Fresh Food

£40000 - £50000

Buying and Merchandising

West Midlands

Retail

Permanent

12807/001_1516898772

Job Description

Are you highly commercial with a strong background in Food Buying within retail? Are you an analytical thinker, with a genuine passion for Food?

Our client is a large high street retailer in the UK. They are now looking for a Buyer - Fresh Food to join the team to continue the delivery of the best possible service to their customers. You will be based in Hertfordshire and will be managing a team of 2.

What qualities will you need to be successful in this Buyer - Fresh Food role?

  • You will need to be commercially aware of both your product category and the overall business, with the ability to make quick decisions and be highly analytical.

  • You will need to have the confidence to work independently, ensuring you meet deadlines and deliver agreed targets.

  • You will be an influential leader who can build excellent relationships and manage small cross functional teams.

  • You will need to be passionate and driven, with the ability to work on your own initiative, to build a strong knowledge of the product area.

Benefits of this Buyer - Fresh Food role:

  • Flexible working hours

  • Generous Holiday allowance

  • Discount off products in store

  • Bonus scheme

  • Pension scheme

No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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