Overview

A fantastic opportunity has become available to join our Client; a unique and ever-expanding leader in the supply of quality Fresh Produce to retail customers in the UK. They are seeking a Buyer to join the team.

The position of Fresh Produce Buyer will join an established and successful business to become a key member of the UK buying team. The position will report to and work alongside the Head of Buying to provide support across the procurement function, with a key focus on Fresh Produce product ordering, product quality, shipment agendas and associated paperwork. The Buyer position will be integral to the team and will assist in managing the communication with suppliers both in the UK and Overseas effectively.

Requirements;

Spanish speaking is essential

Experience of buying / procurement within the Fresh Produce sector is essential

Ability to work under pressure and make decisions is fundamental for success within Buying

High level of professionalism and a confident approach, with the ability to communicate at all levels

Competent IT user, with confident numerical ability

This opportunity requires an organised and pro-active individual, who is confident in a fast-paced & demanding environment, meeting deadlines & timescales. We are keen to speak to individuals we are looking for their 2nd role within the sector at Procurement Executive / Junior Buyer level.

Location; Kent

Salary; £26-32k

Hours; Monday – Friday (with some weekend cover on a rota)

Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Fresh Produce Buyer / Procurement Executive / Buying Executive / Procurement Manager on 01284 735575.  Alternatively email your CV to info@tmresources.co.uk

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