Buyer - Food and Beverages

London Permanent £36,000 - £40,000
  • An opportunity in a leading contract catering and hospitality business
  • You must have a strong procurement background buying food and beverages

About Our Client

Our client is a global contract catering and hospitality business, based in central London. They operating in a wide range of venues across the UK and have a number of clients within a range of sectors. They have an established procurement team and offer a chance for you to enhance your procurement skills and career. They offer hybrid working, likely in the office 2/3 days pw.

Job Description

  • Purchasing Grocery, Produce, Retail items, Drinks & Alcohol categories
  • Make significant savings whilst keeping high quality goods being purchased - £20m spend +
  • Develop relationships with supplier across the UK
  • Working with suppliers and distribution centres to quickly address and prevent food quality issues
  • Manage supply chain and risk across all packaging categories reviewed
  • Build relationships with internal stakeholder such as NPD, Chefs and Marketing.

The Successful Applicant

  • A passionate 'foodie' with a solid procurement background
  • Experience sourcing ideally within the food service, retail or catering industries.​
  • Proven, solid influencing and negotiation skills.​
  • Strong Stakeholder management and personal development experience with the ability to challenge and inspire team members.​
  • Preferably Degree qualified.​
  • Flexible, willing to learn and able to work within a fast moving environment

What's on Offer

up to £40,000 plus package and bonus

Working from home & office - 2/3 days pw

Contact
Jordan Collins
Quote job ref
JN-092021-3601266
Phone number
+44 207 269 2445

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Consultant name
Jordan Collins
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2445
Job reference
JN-092021-3601266