Procurement Manager

Kent Permanent £50,000 - £55,000
  • Recruiting a Procurement Manager to join leading consumer health care brand
  • Purchasing, consumer, supply chain. negotiating, FMCG, Kent

About Our Client

The client are a leading consumer health care brand based in the Kent area.

They have seen consistent growth and now offer the opportunity for a purchasing professional to develop their skill set and lead procurement strategy for Europe.

Job Description

The Procurement Manager will be responsible for the following:

  • Supporting strategic direction to improve responsiveness and flexibility in the end to end Supply Chain
  • Defining and delivering a European procurement strategy for the supply of finished products and semi finished goods
  • Vendor selection to identify new suppliers to support the global business strategy and rationalising the existing supplier base
  • Driving continuous improvement cost saving initiatives
  • Supporting Supply & Demand Planning in avoiding or resolving potential out of stock
  • Team development and performance
  • New product introduction



The Successful Applicant

As Procurement Manager you must offer a demonstrated background in leading a team within a consumer environment.

It is essential you have sourced goods on a European basis and managed a large and diverse supplier base.

The role requires someone with proven ability to deliver cost reductions.

As Procurement Manager you must possess excellent communication skills to liaise with stakeholders at all levels.

Experience in a Multi-National organisation is desirable and proven ability in delivering cost improvements.

What's on Offer

£50,000 - £55,000 plus competitive package

Contact
Sam Gregory
Quote job ref
JN-082021-2958776
Phone number
+44 1932 26 4052

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Consultant name
Sam Gregory
Consultant phone
+44 1932 26 4052
Job reference
JN-082021-2958776