Buying role for an international food group based in Liverpool paying £45K

Your new company
A fantastic new opportunity for a Buyer to work for an international food and drink group. You will be working with a team of suppliers worldwide over a huge portfolio of categories and all from modern offices based in the heart Liverpool’s vibrant city centre.

Your new role
You will select and manage your own wholesale range, working collaboratively with your colleagues to drive commerciality. Working in a dynamic and fast paced environment, you will be responsible for the identification and sourcing of fish / seafood from a global supply base. You will negotiate competitive cost prices and be responsible for the management of contracts and strategic purchasing decisions to ensure the business meets their sales targets.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have the energy, enthusiasm and drive to deliver results in a buying role, be in in retail, wholesale or FMCG manufacturing. You will possess first class negotiation skills and be adept at building and maintaining relationships. Excellent communication and influencing skills are essential as you will be in regular dialogue with internal and external stakeholders at many levels. You will also need to demonstrate excellent organisational and planning skills and be a highly commercial problem solver with the ability to work cross functionally in an environment with shifting priorities.

What you'll get in return
In return, you will receive a salary of £45,000 and a host of other benefits including car allowance, generous holiday entitlement, pension and healthcare, in a fast paced, vibrant and forward thinking environment.

What you need to do now
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Job type:
Retail & Consumer Goods
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Talk to Lisa-Jo Wilkie, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Manchester

4th Floor, City Tower, Piccadilly Plaza

Telephone: 01612286252

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