Specialist recruitment resourcing within the food & drink manufacturing sectors


Seafood Buyer * £40,000 * Hayes

Specialist Fresh Food business is looking for a Buyer to support this fast growing business who supplying 1st Class products to the high end food service sector.

Our Client is a leading importer and distributor of Gourmet Foods – in particular Fish and Seafood supplying high quality, sustainably sourced products to top Restaurants and Food Service business in Southern and Central England.

THE BUYER will work closely with the Procurement Manager taking responsible for all aspects of the purchasing function including:

  • Local and International purchasing
  • Stock Level Controls and Supplier Order Management
  • Management of Procurement Procedures
  • Utilisation and maintenance of Procurement Systems
  • Report management from CRM system

This is a specialist food category and the business will invest in you to learn their business, suppliers and customers to ensure your long term success with them.


Fish and Seafood experience would be a distinct advantage for this role, but experience with the procurement of similar food products will be strongly considered if your heart is in procurement and this is where you want to take your career. Other key attributes will include:

  • Part or fully CIPS qualified.
  • Educated to degree level or above, with previous experience in a food-related role
  • Numerate, literate, with intermediate/advanced IT skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

If this job is of interest and you would like to investigate further, apply TODAY!

“Kandhu Recruitment will consider all applications based on each candidate’s suitability to the role or similar roles within the Food Sector and if we feel you are a relevant candidate we will process your application by adding you to our secure recruitment database and then contacting you to progress job opportunities further. We do not contact unsuitable applicants.”

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