Buying Manager - London

£45k - £55k per year + bonus
09 Oct 2016
06 Nov 2016
Arnaud Cottier
Job Type
Full Time

Buying Manager – London – Hospitality/Food Catering

£45,000 to £55,000


This is an exciting opportunity to work within a fast-paced and multi-faceted environment.

Market Leader in the entertainment and leisure businesses! This category will look after a number of different products and support the Purchasing team with analysis of suppliers and products used within the business to identify opportunities to improve company profitability.

Key Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Reviewing the range, developing and implementing clear category plans
  • Review and evaluate the effectiveness of promotions, taking appropriate action where necessary.
  • Collaborate with the operations team to develop and implement promotion plans
  • Sharing competitor knowledge & information with the product development team to enhance the brands offering
  • Identifying and implementing new product opportunities
  • Identify and source new products and review existing ones; to ensure commercially viable range of products.
  • The need to maintaining & negotiate supplier relationships
  • Manage and review pricing, ensuring pricing that is competitive and maximises profitability
  • Dealing with promotional changes and exclusive products for the business.

You must be:

  • Extensive buying experience in a multi-site environment, preferably within the retail or hospitality sectors.
  • Supplier management and joint business plans
  • Track record in driving category profitability
  • Dynamic and proactive personality with a ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Strong commercial awareness and financial acumen
  • Experience in and knowledge of working with big and major brands

Buying Manager for entertainment group in London

£45,000 / £55,000

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