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Buyer | Suffolk | Horticulture

Employer
MorePeople
Location
England, Suffolk
Salary
Negotiable
Closing date
1 Mar 2024

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Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Function
Purchasing Jobs
Sector
Garden Centres & Nurseries
Seniority
Executive

Job Details



Buyer | Suffolk | Horticulture

Are you an experienced horticultural buyer looking to join an ever-growing Team?



About the Role

Due to continued growth, our client are looking to recruit for a horticultural buyer to join their technical team and procuring seeds, live plants, hardware products and packaging as well as ensuring the quality of the products is to the required standards whilst managing supplier relationships. You will work with various teams to drive sales and innovation.



The Ideal Candidate

You will need a deep understanding horticulture production knowledge, ideally in vegetables, fruit and ornamentals, with excellent attention to detail and organisational skills. Live plants buying experience will be important as well as experience in communicating with suppliers on production planning, crop development and delivery dates. Other essential requirements include knowledge of changing import regulations, effective IT skills (Excel) and the ability to work under pressure.



About the Client

Our client is an established multi-channel horticultural business that has been operating for over 40 years. They have a great reputation for quality and serve a variety of outlets including retail, garden centres, DIY stores as well as having a significant mail order and export business. Due to continued growth, they are now recruiting for a horticultural buyer.



Interested? Apply below. If you would like to discuss this in further detail, contact Brian on 01780480530 or brian@morepeople.co.uk Job Ref BM17832.

Company

MorePeople is a specialist recruitment business providing permanent and interim solutions for the Produce & Horticulture, Food, Agriculture and Garden & Leisure sectors across the UK and internationally. Our focus is on retail and foodservice supply chains, from ‘own label’ suppliers to blue chip brands.

Founded in 2000, our team comprises extremely knowledgeable ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters who are passionate about the sectors. We take a functional approach to recruitment with dedicated teams for Commercial, Technical, Operational, HR and Finance roles. The majority of placements are for permanent, full-time professional roles ranging from Junior Managers to Senior Directors.

Company info
Website
Telephone
01780 480530
Location
Riverside Suite
Cherryholt House
Cherryholt Road
Stamford
Lincolnshire
PE9 2EP
United Kingdom

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