Overview

We have the privilege of recruiting on behalf of a unique and successful leader within the Fresh Produce sector. We currently offer an opportunity to join the Procurement team as a Buyer, becoming a key part of an energetic and passionate team.

The position of Fresh Produce Buyer will report to and work alongside the Head of Procurement to provide support within the team across allocated product categories with a key focus on;
Procurement of Fresh Produce, across a variety of Fruit categories
Planning & management of stock, to ensure volumes are met
Liaising with all parties to ensure product quality is achieved
Managing successful & positive Supplier relationships
Negotiating prices, meeting financial KPI’s

Requirements;
Experience gained in a Buying / Procurement position within Fresh Produce, ideally with fruit exposure
High level of professionalism, confident approach, able to communicate at all levels
An understanding of the Fresh Produce Supply Chain to retail customers
Ability to work under pressure and make decisions
Competent IT user, numerically minded

This role requires a passionate, organised and pro-active individual, confident in a fast-paced & demanding environment, with the ability to meet deadlines and tight timescales.

Hours; Monday to Friday

Salary; Competitive + performance related Bonus
Location; Warwickshire; commutable from the West Midlands, Worcestershire, Oxfordshire

Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Fruit Buyer / Procurement Executive / Buying Manager on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send a CV to info@tailormaderesources.co.uk