More People

Food Buyer | Growing Business

More People
England, Surrey
£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
04 Jan 2018
01 Feb 2018
Tom Edmondson-Matthews
Contract Type
Full Time

Growing Food business serving the retail multiples and food service sectors.

About the Employer:

Our client is an established ambient food business that serves the retail multiples with a variety of products through brand and own label. They have seen consistent growth over the past 5+ years and are keen to add more talent to assist with further business growth.

About the Role:

The role will focus on supporting the Commercial team to enable growth and further cost savings. You will analyse sales information, market data and trends to drive savings and commercial results through strategic decisions and forming relationships with your suppliers. Your experience within food and the FMCG sectors will enable you to solve potential issues before they arise. You will have inside knowledge of the food supply chain and know how demanding and challenging this can be. Experience as within a retailer would be advantageous.

Ideal Candidate:

The ideal candidate will have experience as a food buyer within food retail. You will be well educated with a minimum of a 2:1 degree. You will have a track record of delivering commercial results. Ideally possess a second language - French and or Spanish would be a real asset.

Minimum Requirements:

To be considered for this role as a minimum you must hold a degree to a 2:1 standard and have experience as a buyer within or serving the major food retailers.


Circa £30,000 - £35,000 with some flexibility for the right candidate.

Application Process:

If you meet the minimum requirements for this position and would be interested in learning more please click apply or contact Tom on 01780 480 530 or

Similar jobs

Similar jobs