A successful FMCG nutrients business who supply quality products to retail are recruiting for a commercial aware Assistant Buyer, the ideal candidate will have prior knowledge in the supplements, nutrients and super food sourcing sector, and will be responsible for developing the supplier base.
Salary: £ 25,000 - £ 35,000 p.a. plus a wealth of company benefits
Suitable for: Junior Buyer
The Assistant Buyer will be responsible for: Liaise with international suppliers and freight forwarders, working alongside the technical team Hold a broad understanding of the superfood and health food industry Experience of import and export of sea, road and air freight Hold a good working knowledge of customs clearance procedures and requirements Possess a strong understanding of supply chain systems and procedures from supplier to consumer Competent with stock control and working with ERP business systems Be commercially aware with the ability to influence and negotiate
Be experience in sourcing supplements, vitamins or nutrients products Hold a keen interest in the health & well-being market ERP system usage experience would be advantageous Reside in commutable distance from Bath Able to communicate with professionals at all business levels
To apply for the role of Assistant Buyer, please forward an up to date CV to Rebecca Gibbs.