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Purchasing Executive, London

Job Reference: W39112
Salary: £20-25k
Contract Type: Permanent, Full time

The Company

As an importer of a variety of prestigious brands from across the world, this business supply a range of speciality foods into the retail, wholesale and food service sectors. The business is going through a dynamic time of change and development, with more exciting expansion plans in the pipeline.

The Role

Monitoring stock levels and ordering goods, dealing with suppliers and forecasting

Management relationships with new and existing suppliers and customers

Actively drive continuous improvement in supplier performance in object of cost, quality and service

Monitor short dated and surplus stock levels effectively, ensuring the timely reporting to the sales teams

Liaison with colleagues regarding sales and marketing, particularly during seasonal promotions and product launches

Personal Profile

Purchasing background, preferably from the food sector
Attention to detail is the key for success with this role
Strong and accurate administration skills are essential
Excellent skills with Microsoft Excel and SAGE experience is desirable
Ability to analyse industry data
Strong verbal and written skills
Successful communicator, able to build strong relationships with colleagues and suppliers
A flexible candidate, prepared to get involved and learn about the whole business

Ref Code: W39112

To apply or for more information, please e-mail in strict confidence, with an updated CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of Lisa Fox to lisa.fox@cparecruitment.com or call 020 8203 1000.

Due to a high volume of responses, we cannot reply to each application individually. If you have not had a response within one week, we are sorry to say your application has not been successful on this occasion.