Senior Buyer – Fresh
The legendary Fortnum’s experience does not happen by accident; it takes individual talent, expert knowledge, attention to detail unstoppable energy and passion. To this end, our Fresh Food buying team ensure that we are the perfect place to find the most delicious food to the standard and quality you would expect at Fortnum & Mason.
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and exceptional Senior Buyer, to join our team at our iconic Piccadilly flagship. The ideal candidate will have an appreciation of fine food, with an excellent palate and knowledge of Fresh Food, alongside an understanding of what is important in food development and selection. They should have a network within the supply base and be respected in their area of expertise, so they have the ability to influence and negotiate multiple internal and external stakeholders.
The Senior Buyer for Fresh is accountable for the overall development and delivery of our entire Fresh offer, achieving the greatest quality across all channels and management of the buying for their relevant department/category. The role is key to the delivery of the department/category sales and profit forecast.
The candidate will demonstrate strong product development and sourcing expertise, industry knowledge, with an ability to identify and create market/product trends and realising new opportunities. To be successful in this role, you must be able to demonstrate previous experience as a Senior Buyer or Head of Buying, within the Fresh Food and be able to demonstrate gravitas in this area.
If you believe you have this experience and wants to work for this Iconic brand, please apply