A fantastic opportunity has become available for a Fruit Buyer 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 Fruit Buyer role will become part of an established and successful team.
The position of Fruit Buyer will report to and work alongside the Procurement Director to provide support across the procurement function, with a key focus on fruit product ordering, product quality, shipment agendas and associated paperwork. This Fruit Buyer position will be integral to the team and will assist in managing the communication with suppliers both in the UK and Overseas effectively.
Exposure to the Fresh Produce sector, with an understanding of requirements within the Fresh Produce sector is essential
High level of professionalism and a confident approach, with the ability to communicate at all levels
Experience within a Supply Chain / Procurement / Buying position
An understanding of fresh produce production
Ability to work under pressure
Competent IT user to include Excel
This role requires an organised and pro-active individual, who is confident in a fast-paced and demanding environment, meeting deadlines and tight timescales.
Salary; competitive + Bonus dependent on experience offered
Hours; Monday to Friday
Driving licence is essential and the ability to travel to overseas
This role is commutable from Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Coventry areas
Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Fruit Buyer / Junior Buyer / Procurement Executive / Buying Executive on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send a CV in application to firstname.lastname@example.org