Procurement Manager - Logistics

Ealing Permanent £45,000 - £55,000
  • Opportunity to join and help continue to grow a reputable Procurement function
  • Exciting role where you will lead the Logistics category with autonomy

About Our Client

A leading global FMCG who hold a strong social purpose and responsibility across the organisation and their supply chain. A producer of many well known food products.

Job Description

  • Lead on all Procurement within the Logistics category (includ. Warehouse & Distribution, Pallets) in UK & Ireland Regions
  • Define Region Supply Chain Procurement mid-term activity plans to support at the Region level the Function and Region Strategy and Projects
  • Manage spend, analysis, supplier scouting, development and tender, contracting, negotiation, supplier relationship, supplier risk
  • Analysis in compliance with the Group policy, ensuring transparent and controlled purchasing activities
  • Guarantee a route to market in line with SC requirements and enforcing the guidelines of SC procurement. To perform spend
  • Analysis, category management, sourcing strategies and scouting that need to be compliant to long term sourcing strategic plans and in line with group targets to accomplish corporate profit and growth

The Successful Applicant

  • A strong knowledge and understanding of the Logistics category, with a track record of delivery within the area
  • Good experience within the development and implementation of category strategy in line with wider business goals
  • Personal initiative and sense of responsibility is a must
  • Good communication and analytical skills, punctuality and accuracy
  • Ability to work under pressure, result-oriented, pro-active
  • Supply Chain processes knowledge
  • Negotiation skills
  • Financial and legal knowledge
  • Ability to navigate big global organisations
  • Fast learner

What's on Offer

  • An opportunity to make an impact and add value to a global leading organisation
  • Interesting and complex projects
  • A good degree of autonomy but a support and development network there too
Contact
Daniel Barnes
Quote job ref
JN-062021-2933194
Phone number
+44 207 269 2595

Job summary

Location
Contract type
Consultant name
Daniel Barnes
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2595
Job reference
JN-062021-2933194