Buyer

Coventry Permanent £30,000 - £40,000
  • Global Brand
  • Career Development Opportunity

About Our Client

Our client is a leading FMCG brand who have experienced continued growth over the last few years and is now growing it's procurement function.

Job Description

The role will be responsible for the following:

  • Ensuring raw materials are procured with the most cost-effective method for the business to align business profits, improve and deliver positive PPV performance for various plants.
  • Managing the category development for Raw Materials and devising and implementing cost mitigation strategies across EU plants.
  • Leading cross-functional cost mitigation projects.
  • Taking ownership for selected materials / purchasing projects and managing negotiation of commercial terms and new supply agreements.
  • Managing supplier relationships effectively in order to optimise opportunity for development.
  • Managing procurement activities in line with required governance.



The Successful Applicant

  • Min 3 years experience within similar environment/sector in a purchasing/buying role
  • Min 3 years experience within raw material commodity management.
  • Experience within bakery preferable, managing key commodities such as Oils / Flour desirable.

What's on Offer

The candidate will be offered a role which will have a development plan that will set-out exactly how the individual can progress within the business. You will also be offered a highly competitive salary.

Contact
Liam Kavanagh
Quote job ref
JN-082021-2959112
Phone number
+44 121 6346923

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Consultant name
Liam Kavanagh
Consultant phone
+44 121 6346923
Job reference
JN-082021-2959112