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Buying Assistant - Fresh & Frozen

Employer
b3 jobs
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£26,000
Closing date
10 Jul 2024

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Contract Type
Permanent
Function
Purchasing
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Buying Assistant - Fresh & Frozen

The company has led the convenience food retail market for years, with a long-standing presence in both the UK and throughout Europe.

The purpose of your role will be to provide accurate and timely administration support to the Fresh/Frozen Trading team. Ensuring specific Trading activities & projects are delivered to the business on time.

Key tasks

  • Work closely with buyers, liaise with the Trading Support Team with queries, gathering information, minute taking, presentation preparation and relevant supportive paperwork.
  • Support the Traders with information gathering for product withdrawals and recalls,
  • Analyse and input data including sales tracking, analysis and competitor benchmarking, for new line launches, promotional activity and events.

To be considered for this role, you will have qualifications and proficiency in both Maths and English, as well as a background of analysing and interpreting data.

  • Has worked in a fast-paced environment within a large team for a minimum of 1 year. 
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Works to deadlines effectively.

YOU MUST HAVE FULL RIGHTS TO WORK IN THE UK TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS ROLE 

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Company

Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
  • to give you friendly, ethical, honest and expert recruitment services
  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

We genuinely strive to provide you with what you want – a job that not only offers the salary you’re after, but also the career progression and job satisfaction that makes going to work all the more worthwhile. Enough trumpet blowing though – visit our website to read just some of our happy previous candidate testimonials - we are more than happy to let our reputation precede us!

For a full up to date list of our jobs, visit www.b3jobs.co.uk

Food Industry Graduates

If you are graduating soon and looking for your first job in food manufacturing, have a look at our Graduate Resource Hub on the b3 jobs website.

https://www.b3jobs.co.uk/graduates

Here you will find everything you need to get started on searching for a new position, from CV and cover letter writing tips, sample food industry job descriptions, informative and entertaining blog posts, useful links and even live graduate vacancies you can apply for.

Company info
Website
Telephone
01435 866000
Location
Heffle Buildings
33a High Street
Heathfield
East Sussex
TN21 8HU
GB

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