Buyer

Car allowance!

Buying and Merchandising

North West

Retail

Permanent

13810_1537528861

Job Description

Do you have a strong background in Food Buying? Do you have a genuine passion for Food but looking for a new challenge?

Our client is a leading UK business based in North West England. They are now looking for a Buyer - Food to join their business on a maternity cover contract (12 months) in order to continue the delivery of the best possible service to their customers within the Food category.

So what does this Buyer - Food (12 Month FTC) role involve?

Above all, you will work towards delivering the overall strategy & plans which ultimately drives excellence in customer service and the overalls sales & profit 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.

What qualities will you need to be successful in this Buyer - Food (12 Month FTC) role?

  • You must be able to work under pressure, to tight deadlines and above all be able to multi task in a timely and efficient manner. You will also be required to demonstrate an aptitude for financial acumen in managing your budgets.
  • You will need to be commercially aware of both the Food category and the overall business, with the ability to make quick decisions under pressure.
  • You will be an influential leader who can build excellent relationships and manage small cross functional teams.
  • You will need to negotiate effectively across all levels.

If you are an influential, confident individual, with a proven track record of exceeding targets and are looking for the next step up in your retail buying career with a people focused business, then please apply!

Website: www.admore-recruitment.co.uk