Senior Buyer - Amazing Business!

England, Leicestershire
£40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare!!
29 Nov 2016
27 Dec 2016
Omar ElKashoty
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Senior Buyer
Location: Leicestershire
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + Bonus, healthcare, pension and more!

One of the UK's most exciting food manufacturers specialising in some of the most exciting and high end chilled products is recruiting into their exciting and passionate Purchasing team.
Are you looking for an opportunity to grow and progress your career in one of the biggest and best food manufacturing companies in the UK?

If the answer is yes then this role could definitely be the perfect one for you!
This position is key in the cost effective running of the business as well as the purchasing function within. You will be responsible for sourcing, negotiating and agreeing contracts with suppliers of all ingredients, raw materials, supplies and packaging to make sure the business gets the best possible deal.
Other key responsibilities include:
*Managing current suppliers but also seeking new suppliers to ensure that the business is competitive both strategically and commercially.

*Contribute to departmental, site and group KPI's with regards to purchasing.

*Deputise for the Purchasing manager and attend group purchasing meetings as a site representative.

*Use trends and forecasts to manage stock holding and ensure efficient levels of stocks are maintained at all times across site.

This role offers the right candidate the career opportunity of a lifetime. Applicants must have a minimum of 5 years buying experience in the food industry and ideally will be a graduate with CIPS / GAP experience.
Don't miss this great chance in an amazing business. Call Omar @ Zest on 01780 483 999 or email or apply online.