Regional Category Buyer (Beverages)
Newly created role
About Our Client
Our Client is a renowned retailer & distributor brand, with focus on a unique & holistic approach aimed at exceeding customer's expectations throughout their journey, utilizing proprietors' capital and the various products and brands they have partnered with. They aim to deliver optimal value proposition for their core retail proprietor, which is why they are seeking for a Regional Category Buyer (Beverages) to assist them and contribute in this area.
As a key stakeholder within the Category team, you will be a major contributor for any analytical and strategic proposition in buying, with core responsibilities such as:
* To help in routine buying activities to support operations to reach business objectives.
* To replenish inventory on a weekly basis.
* To collaborate with key stakeholders (operation & suppliers).
* To assist with product development and follow up with suppliers.
* To retain accuracy and updates on all relevant correspondence with suppliers.
The Successful Applicant
You should have a Degree in Supply Chain or Procurement and have significant years of related working experience in the FMCG/ Retail (Beverages) Industry from a Buyer/Merchandizing background. It is essential that you can demonstrate your experience in purchasing in beverages.
What's on Offer
You will be working in a large MNC that has good brand equity and consistently innovating for consumers. The company recognizes talents by offering comprehensive benefits and extensive training to nurture employees & provide you with excellent career advancement. The company culture is about high levels of commitment and care for employees that helps achieve an effective mix between work and home life and supports their efforts to have a positive impact on their communities. They also place a lot of emphasis in workplace safety and employee welfare.