A fantastic opportunity has become available for a Procurement Manager to join our Client, a unique and ever expanding leader in the supply of quality Fresh Fruit to Retail customers in the UK . This exciting new role will become part of an established and successful team.
The role of Procurement Manager (Buyer) will predominantly be focused on procuring Fruit from both the UK and overseas suppliers. The role will support the Procurement Director to ensure stock information is up to date & accurate, supplier relations are maintained & prices reviewed regularly, wastage is kept to minimum & relevant information communicated and an overall, proactive approach to the demanding and fast paced environment.
We require an experienced Buyer from the Fresh Produce sector, with a good understanding of procurement, ideally within Fruit, but all Fresh Produce exposure will be considered. With excellent communication skills, the ability and confidence to negotiate costs/prices, a thorough understanding of the importance of product quality, and a high level of IT skills, the successful individual will benefit from a competitive salary and development within a successful & unique Fresh Produce business.
Please call our team to discuss the role of Fruit Buyer / Procurement Executive / Buying Manager on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send an up to date CV for consideration.