Food Buyer

  • Location: Dublin
  • Type: Permanent
Are you passionate about bringing the world's best food products to our customers' plates? Do you thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment? We are seeking a skilled Food Buyer to join the team of a leading international supermarket chain with HQ in South County Dublin.

Role and Responsibilities:
-Identifying emerging food trends and sourcing innovative products to meet customer demands.
-Collaborating with suppliers on negotiating contracts, pricing, and quality assurance.
-Ensuring product availability by maintaining optimal inventory levels and timely replenishment.
-Monitoring market trends, competition, and consumer preferences to inform strategic purchasing decisions.
-Developing and nurturing strong relationships with suppliers, fostering partnerships for mutual growth.
-Collaborating cross-functionally with the marketing, sales, and operations teams to optimize product offerings.

-Proven experience as a Buyer in a retail or supermarket environment.
-In-depth knowledge of global food trends, market dynamics, and supply chain management.
-Strong negotiation skills with the ability to build and maintain supplier relationships.
-Analytical mindset with proficiency in data-driven decision-making.
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

What's in it for you?
Company Car
Onsite Gym
Hybrid Working
Opportunity to work with an internationally recognized supermarket brand.
Flexible start and finish times
If you are an enthusiastic and experienced Food Buyer looking to make a significant impact in the world of retail, we invite you to apply. Apply now by submitting your CV here or sending an email to [email protected].

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