Driven to create unique home-grown food concepts that bring people together, the Independent Food Company is a UAE-based hospitality company with multiple concepts under it’s umbrella – SALT, Switch, Parker’s, Somewhere and Public.

We are looking for buyers with experience in Food/Drink, specifically from restaurant industry to join our Supply Chain team. Some of the key responsibilities would be as follows;

  • Developing and maintaining relationships with suppliers, negotiating contracts and prices
  • Conducting research to identify and evaluate new products, suppliers and market trends
  • Collaborating with project teams to understand project specifications and requirements
  • Preparing and managing procurement schedules, tracking deliveries and ensuring quality control
  • Managing budgets and ensuring compliance with procurement policies and procedures
  • Resolving any issues or conflicts related to purchasing and delivery
  • Developing and implementing purchasing strategies to minimize costs and maximize value
  • Maintaining accurate records of all procurement activities and transactions

To be considered for this role, you will possess at least 3 years' of relevant experience.