Vacancy for a Fish Buyer (£30,000 - £40,000 p.a)

Campbells Prime Meat is the leading supplier of fresh fish, fresh meat and deli products to foodservice customers in Scotland.

We are looking to recruit a committed and driven individual to join our procurement team and manage the buying for our fresh fish and seafood division worth £10 million per annum.

Key Responsibilities Include:-

  • Manage supplier relationships including price negotiations, lead times, terms of contract and product quality
  • Liaise with our market agents to procure the freshest landed fish at the best possible prices. Some frozen fish is also purchased.
  • Process all orders accurately and promptly in our ERP software to ensure efficient goods in and accounting procedures can be followed
  • Use reporting software to assist with sales forecasting and margin analysis
  • Ensure the margin on fish purchases and sales is maintained
  • Using a formalised risk assessment process, identify potential supply issues and take appropriate action to avoid their occurrence. Escalate issues to appropriate level when necessary and ensure that suitable supply agreements are in place
  • Meet with current and potential suppliers to build strong working relationships
  • Work closely with our sales team to assist with customers specifications and order requirements
  • Keep up to date with industry news and best practice in sustainable fishing

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in buying the whole range of fresh fish and will be familiar with Scottish fish markets, and the Scottish fishing industry. A detailed knowledge of fish species used in the catering industry is a must.

The successful candidate will require a real head for numbers, be computer literate, will be a strong communicator, self-sufficient, organised and the right fit for the company culture.

Hours of work: 40 hours Monday-Friday

Applications are requested by email to:
Susanne Maskrey, HR Manager, 


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