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Buyer - Ingredients

Job Reference: CAJM1071040       Job Type: Permanent       Date Added: 18/08/2012

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Employer: Cast UK Ltd
Location: West London
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits

Reporting into the Buying Director at Head Office in West London, the role responsibilities are as follows:-

*Sourcing ingredients on time and within budget
*Supplier selection to meet the business needs
*Supplier performance management against agreed SLA's
*Analysing trends and forecasting
*Negotiating contract terms
*Project planning

Skills and Experience

My client is looking for the following skills and experience to be successful in the role :-

*Experience of working within an FMCG or fast food business
*Working with products in the category ranges of rice, grains, fruit, vegetables and sauces
*Strong understanding of the food ingredient market
*Intermediate Microsoft Office skills
*Strong communication and negotiating skills

Our Client

A leading food distributor

£35,000 - £50,000 + Benefits

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit

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