Buyer / Purchasing Manager - Foodservice / Catering sector

ASP Retail
West Midlands
Excellent Salary + Car + Bonus + Benefits
10 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a Food Buyer or Purchasing Manager with foodservice buying experience who is looking for an autonomous role to make decisions and have a direct impact on bottom line profit?

This is a fantastic opportunity to join this leading hospitality and catering business in their Trading Team.

You will be given full responsibility to procure a range of food products and will have the autonomy to make the day to day and strategic decisions that will have a direct impact on the success of this rapidly growing and successful business.

Applicants should have the following skills and attributes:

  • Highly developed negotiation skills
  • Food buying experience within a Foodservice / Catering environment
  • Excellent supplier management skills
  • Excellent relationship building skills are essential in this business to business customer focused environment
  • Strong commercial acumen – accountability for achieving and excelling company targets
  • Strategic ability – responsible for setting budgets, achieving margins, category profitability etc
  • A highly self-motivated individual with experience
Candidates with experience in buying any food product range will be considered including ambient, frozen, chilled, fresh, meat, fish and dairy.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Food Buyer / Purchasing Manager to join this leading firm in one of their key categories. This position provides a market leading remuneration package and excellent career prospects.

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