Fresh Produce Trader | Birmingham
Fresh produce Trader | Birmingham
About the company:-
We are working with a leading fresh produce supplier who have a strong sustainability and environmental drive.
This position has arisen due to excellent growth and is therefore a great opportunity for someone with a couple of years experience or someone looking to get into the commercial team of the industry.
An individual who is keen to progress in the fresh produce industry and shows a hunger to learn is key.
About the role:-
A Fresh produce trader is responsible for the procurement and sales of produce in the most efficient way in order to fulfil customer's orders and maintain continuity of supply within the guidelines given. As such they negotiate the most efficient cost prices and arrange transportation to maximise profits and maintain market share.
As a Fresh Produce Trader, it will be your job to initially manage the sales admin function but as you progress the trading role with our wholesale customers.
The Ideal Candidate:-
You may have just graduated, or have had a introduction to commodity / produce trading in your history.
Language skills are advantageous. Spanish especially.
Brilliant interpersonal and communication skills both over the phone for day to day trading and face-to-face for meeting suppliers/ customers alik
Be a completer/finisher with a high degree of attention to detail and maintaining a sense of urgenc
Be mobile – car driver and able to visit markets, suppliers in the UK and globally
How to apply:-
If you are interested and would like to find out more, please get in touch with Tor on (phone number removed) or send your CV via the link