Food Buyer (Restaurants)
This opportunity that will manage spend on a number of different food categories for one of the leading highstreets restaurant businesses. This is an important position within the business and will have long term opportunities to develop a career within the food services sector
My client has a presence all around the country and is one of the most established brands in the UK, with over 400 outlets. Their fantastic take on good quality food, in a great atmosphere, has enabled them to seize the market and be one of the biggest players competing in the casual fast dining space. Based in a central London location.
Categories could include: Meat, Produce, Ambient, Deserts, Drinks & Impulse.Addressing all daily supply chain issues as they ariseMake significant savings whilst keeping high quality goods being purchasedProviding sourcing and purchasing activities as requested for restaurants.Preparing bid packages and evaluating vendor quotes and services.Supplier Relationship Management
Managing new supplier requests and offering suggestions on most desirable suppliers.Develop supplier relationships and monitor supplier performancesWorking with suppliers and distribution centres to quickly address and prevent food quality issuesManage supply chain and risk across all packaging categories reviewed
The ideal candidate will:
up to £45,000 + car allowance + bonuses