Fresh Produce Buyer in Lagos, Nigeria

at Shoprite (Nigeria)

Food & Beverages
Food & Beverages
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3 - 5 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

• buying and sourcing of produce and arranging logistics

• negotiating prices and trading terms with farmers/suppliers

• importing fresh produce (via sea/airfreight)

• costing of the produce and setting of selling prices

• product management, including ensuring high quality

• driving sales through Shoprite and wholesales

• regular farm/opposition and market visits. 


Essential to fuilling this role, is a relevant university degree and previous trading experience, as well as:

• computer literacy· good English communication and interpersonal skills at staff, management and supplier level

• Knowledge of fruit and vegetables and management experience in a packhouse environment will be advantageous. 

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