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Senior Buyer

25/01/21 Meath Neg

Permanent full-time

Quorum Search Partners is seeking a Senior Fresh Produce Buyer to join our client, an award-winning food business, on a permanent, full-time basis.

The successful candidate will lead, grow and motivate a talented and established Buying team, and have the overall responsibility to develop and maintain relationships with suppliers.

The salary on offer is extremely competitive and the role offers excellent opportunities for internal progression.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Maintain strong working relationships with long-term suppliers and customers to assure agreed targets are met
  • Respond to and resolve queries from customers and suppliers efficiently
  • Keep track of sales and demand, and plan accordingly
  • Ensure stock counts are performed and reconciled
  • Manage contracts to ensure continuity and timelines of supply
  • Lead and motivate the Buying team through continued support, training and coaching
  • Negotiate effectively and efficiently in terms of product quality specification, volume, delivery and value with both suppliers & customers
  • Attend meetings with suppliers and retailers on a regular basis
  • Undertake work involving market & industry trends, promotions, packaging and marketing strategy
  • Work cross-functionally with Production, Quality and Logistics teams

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business or Supply Chain
  • 4 - 5 years’ experience in a similar fast-paced role
  • Experience in Fresh Produce is essential for this role
  • Excellent negotiator, with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications

At Quorum Search Partners we respect your privacy. Your CV is sent to us in complete confidence and will never be forwarded to a third party without your consent.

Please apply by sending your CV to Joanne Walsh at joanne@qsp.ie or call for more information.

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