Buying Manager

£40000 - £45000

Buying and Merchandising

East Anglia

Retail

Permanent

14671/001_1565197596

Job Description

**Buying Manager - Suffolk - up to £45k Benefits package**

Are you highly commercial with a proven background in retail buying? Can you inspire and lead a team to ensure optimum performance of your categories?

Based in beautiful surroundings in Suffolk, our client is now looking for a Buying Manager to ensure the continued delivery of the best possible service to their customers. This is a brand new role within the business so it's a great time to join!

What does this Buying Manager - Food role involve?

Leadership

  • Demonstrate exceptional leadership to inspire and nurture a high performing team by flexing style as appropriate.

  • Provide support to the Director

  • Able to build and nurture key internal relationships, external suppliers and partners.

Commercial

  • Accountable for delivering and exceeding financial KPI's.

  • Accountable for translating the buying strategy into defined activities by category to be delivered in consistent and agreed actions through the team.

  • Responsible for supplier negotiations to source product at the lowest cost and highest quality within own area; actively involved in the more complex negotiations.

  • Able to demonstrate excellent buying skills including pricing, ranging, quality and merchandise; understand the complexities and opportunities for leverage.

The Buying Manager will be responsible for identifying emerging trends and opportunities by using competitor market analysis and internal and CRM data; demonstrate in depth knowledge of competitors and the general industry.

If this role sounds of interest, please apply today for more info!

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