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Staffordshire

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c£50,000 + benefits

Job reference: HM/TNT/224
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Posted 15 days ago

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Location: East Midlands / Staffordshire 

Role Overview : We have an excellent opportunity available for an experienced buyer to join a global food group. You will find your career will grow as they do. 

The Role:

  • Influence both internal and external stakeholders throughout the sourcing process to successfully deliver agreed portfolio plans.
  • Manage the full process including the market research, pricing, supplier selection and negotiation.
  • Ensuring group goals and business needs are met and risks are managed.
  • Delivering portfolio using product knowledge which is recognised both internally and externally within the value chain and customer arena.
  • Delivering the annual procurement strategy across portfolio ensuring maximised value to the company and its customer base
  • Ensuring business and customer needs are understood and managed to deliver long term sustainability.

The Candidate:

  • CIPs qualification is essential to apply.
  • Exposure of Procurement in food manufacturing or FMCG, preferably short shelf-life chilled products.
  • Excellent negotiation, communication, influencing, and relationship building skills.
  • Excellent numerical skills
  • Strong MS Office skills

The Company:

  • Part of a global food group that are consistently expanding.
  • Excellent career progression opportunities across the group.
  • Excellent company benefits.

 If you're interested in this opportunity, please submit your CV via the link provided quoting reference HM/TNT/224