Senior Buyer – Food Ingredients
Client Description:

Our client is a global manufacturer and supplier of food ingredients such as seasoning, coating solutions, sauces systems to leading food services and retailers worldwide.

Job Description:

  • Ensure that supply agreements optimize total value and are in place for purchasing requirement.
  • Negotiate prices on key ingredients, products and/or indirect goods and services.
  • Production planning with the highest productivity keeping the lowest inventory level and achieving the maximum service level.
  • Measure suppliers’ performance against continuous improvement standards; drive improvement; resolve service, delivery and/or quality issues.
  • Maintain positive relations with existing and potential suppliers.
  • Analyze pricing, order history, cost savings and increases.
  • Track vendor purchases and calculate weekly, monthly & quarterly discounts and high-volume incentives.
  • Sources new products from existing and potential suppliers.
  • Coordinate pricing and approved vendor information with other internal departments.
  • Assist operations with sourcing for seasonal and limited time offer products.
  • Audit compliance for vendor programs and order guides.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in any related field.
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a buyer/ sourcing or purchasing related function from within the food industry.
  • Good knowledge in GMP, HACCP and HALAL
  • Good command of English and computer literacy
  • Good interpersonal & communication skill
  • Able to communicate effectively cross functionally and suppliers.
  • Good relationship, service mind includes and good communication in English.
  • Strategic thinking, good analytical and problem-solving skills

Company Benefits:

  • Monthly Salary: THB90,000 – THB110,000
  • Five-day work week
  • Performance Bonus
  • Provident Funds
  • Medical Insurance
  • Shuttle Van
  • Annual Leave

Level: Middle

Industry: Food

Senior Buyer – Food Ingredients

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