Buyer - Bradford Area

07 June 20242024-06-07
Bradford, West Yorkshire


Delifresh, a leading food supply provider for the UK's hospitality and events industry, is renowned for delivering everything a chef needs to create culinary magic. With a vision of fostering innovation and driving growth, Delifresh is committed to excellence, quality, and sustainability.


As they continue their ambitious expansion, Delifresh is seeking a passionate and proactive Buyer to join their team. You will be at the centre of Delifresh, sourcing new products & suppliers, negotiating prices and developing buyers’ assistants to improve their knowledge and skills and support their development .


Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Oversee stock management and supplier diversity.
  • Negotiate cost reductions and ensure competitive pricing.
  • Review and manage supplier performance and SLAs.
  • Handle supplier disputes and administrative issues.
  • Build and maintain strong supplier relationships.
  • Source new suppliers to meet company standards.
  • Network at trade shows and stay informed.
  • Develop new product purchasing strategies.
  • Benchmark market data and improve KPIs.
  • Train and mentor team members.


About You :

  • Expertise in purchasing strategies and supply chains.
  • Food procurement experience preferred.
  • CIPS Level 5 (desirable).
  • Knowledge of the hospitality industry.
  • Proven in supplier relationship building.
  • Effective negotiation skills.

This is an excellent opportunity to join Delifresh, and become part of a family dedicated to excellence, quality, and sustainability. They offer a collaborative environment where your skills and passion can flourish and where you can make a real impact on the business and the communities they serve.


On offer is a competitive salary, bonus opportunity, 25 days holiday, enhanced pension, family private health care and employee discounts.


Please contact for further details.