Food Category Buyer

Location
England, London
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted
11 Sep 2018
Closes
26 Oct 2018
Ref
BBBH6250
Contact
George Beale
Specialist Area
Procurement, Purchasing
Sector
Food Services
Function
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Food Category Buyer - FTSE100 Restaurant business - London - £40-45k + package

This multinational FTSE100 organisation, that has a clear brand within the catering and restaurant sectors is looking to bring onboard an ambitious and clearly passionate category buyer to play an integral role within their food & beverage categories.

As this is a rapidly expanding area of this organisations procurement function, you will not only have the opportunity to work across a number of exciting projects across Europe, but you will also receive one-to-one mentorship from category leads, to progress you rapidly through management structure.

Food & Beverage Procurement Buyer role outline: -

  • Creating and implementing global sourcing strategies across food categories
  • Liaising with senior stakeholders across various different business units to support the firm's global presence
  • Acting in line with the company's collaborative culture to promote a thriving work environment
  • Striving for rapid progression into category management through the utilisation of training and mentorship programs

Procurement Lead Requirements:

  • Experience of working in a food or beverage related category procurement role, having shown progression throughout your career
  • A clear passion for this industry, with the willingness to develop a career in this organisation
  • An entrepreneurial mind-set with the ability to create innovative ideas to help secure the firm's position in the market
  • An ambitious personality striving to progress into director-level positions within 12-18 months

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading organisation going through significant growth, ideal for someone with a passion for the food industry looking to take a step forward in their career.

If you are interested in applying or finding out more, please send an application through this domain or directly by sending a copy of your CV to jobsgab@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

Keywords: procurement, purchasing, direct, food, beverage, hospitality, catering, EMEA, buyer, category manager, stakeholder management, degree, cips, London, flexible working

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