Vacancy Details

Buying Manager - Chilled Food - £52,540 - £76,495

Buying Manager (Chilled Food)- Atherstone - £52,540 - £76,495 DOE

The Chilled Food Buying Manager will be responsible for:

  • Assist the Buying Director in innovating, managing and coordinating the Chilled Food team
  • Develop and propose exciting, relevant, evolving themes. Follow market trends to refresh, maintain and increase customer interest and engagement with the programme
  • Drive, support and provide strategy related to sales and planning
  • Produce timely and accurate business forecasts, plans, analysis and recommendations to enable the team to hit their targets and to make further decisions based on key drivers
  • Identify, assess and monitor additional information/data which could be used in decision making, planning and forecasting
  • Prepare discussions which develop the sales and profitability of the business considering market information, quality and commercial considerations
  • Aid the Management Director on existing and future projects

The Chilled Food Buying Manager will require:

  • Minimum grade of 2:1 in a related degree or equivalent
  • 2 years management experience within a related industry
  • Ideally a Maths GCSE

The successful Chilled Food Buying Manager can expect:

  • £52,540 - £76,495 DOE rising in stages
  • 5 weeks holiday + bank holidays
  • Company pension

At Inplace Recruitment we believe it is people that make the business succeed, the right people, expertly placed in the correct positions. We offer a thorough, professional service that is evidenced by our placement success rate.

If you consider yourself to be experienced in any of the following them please apply: Procurement Manager, Buying Assistant, Purchasing Manager, Purchasing Assistant, Buying Analyst, Produce Analyst

Please note: due to the high number of responses we receive, if you have not heard from us within 7 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful.