Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Senior Buyer, Central London

Location: South East and London

County / State: Central London

Job type: Permanent

Category: Purchasing

Reference: HLJ893712

Consultant: Hannah Jackson

Start date: Asap

Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum plus (depending on experience)

Summary

Are you ready for your first step on the people management ladder - if so this is the role for you!

Job Description

This is a great role working for a growing business which will give you real visibility across the entire company. If you're a Buyer with a couple of years' experience working for a foodservice or quick service restaurant business read on.

My client is a multi-site, branded QSR business based in a very Central London location. Reporting directly into the Managing Director you will have line responsibility for a Purchasing Assistant and will work very closely with the Head of Product Development. It's an operational purchasing role requiring a flexible and adaptable approach. You'll be responsible for sourcing all goods available in our retail outlets as well as managing stock levels in the warehouse. You'll be a key part of the management team so you'll need to have credibility and have very strong negotiation skills.

Candidates will need to have previous food and beverage buying experience and have an advance level of Excel spreadsheets. It's a small business requiring someone with excellent communication skills and a strong ability to develop and maintain relationships both internally and externally. You'll have high level negotiation skills and thrive in an environment where you have the autonomy to make your own decisions.

If you want the opportunity to be part of a high end, growing business then send your details through to me today.

REF.HLJ893712 By Focus Management

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