Buyer - Food
Responsible for buying this incredibly fast paced new category within Food (Ambient/Chilled/Frozen). The role represents a unique opportunity to source great quality products from all round the globe through a broad supplier base, including exclusive private label and branded food products. Client Details A growing Australian FMCG and General Merchandise Retailer.
Description You will be responsible for formulating and executing a sourcing strategy for your key category of Food (Chilled/Ambient/Frozen). Trading of the category to deliver increasing market share growth is paramount and will be achieved through driving a promotions and pricing strategy that balances driving traffic and footfall for the business and a quality focused award winning range. Managing strategic partnerships and negotiations with suppliers.
Monitoring and analysing market research data, domestic and international competitors, trends and sales figures to help support category growth. Profile 3 years experience working with a Retail Buying role across similar categories Drive, tenacity and a passion for customer and product The ability to manage and influence a diverse supplier base Strong commercial and financial awareness Ability to work accurately and at pace Job Offer $120k - $150k package market leading benefits Autonomous role and progressive culture Exciting greenfield opportunity To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Claire Stuart on 61 3 8640 3232.