Buyer

Based in Co. Armagh, our client is a leading and well-established producer of high quality food, supplying products retailers, caterers and food processing companies. Due to continued success, they have a requirement for a Buyer.

Buyer

The Role in brief (a full specification is available on request).

  • Procurement planning and forecasting;
  • Profitably sourcing and procuring items in line with volume, specification and budget requirements;
  • Store management
  • Supplier management including price negotiations
  • Relationship management with producers, suppliers and growers;
  • Maintaining good supplier/market awareness, including data analysis;
  • Accurate and timely completion of purchase orders.

 

Buyer – The ideal candidate (please call for full details):

  • A third level qualification (degree or HND)
  • Experience in a buying/commercial role, preferably within the agri food industry but not essential.
  • Demonstrable negotiable skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong leadership and team working skills
  • A pro-active, practical approach to problem solving and decision making;
  • Excellent project management and time management skills;
  • Excellent I.T. skills – MS Office with strong competence in Excel;
  • Willingness to travel (G.B. /R.O.I.) from time to time.

 

A competitive salary is available together with an opportunity to join a progressive, people centered employer. To find out more, please submit a comprehensive CV, including your remuneration expectations through the link here. You may also call Pat O’Kane on 07768 262758 / 028 3025 2407, for further information. By applying to this role you are agreeing to the privacy policy which can be found on our website.

 

Reference :
CMA1770
Working place :
Armagh
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