procurement manager

Carmarthenshire Permanent £45,000 - £60,000 per year
  • Great business with first class leadership
  • Rare opportunity in West Wales

About Our Client

A company known for its production and distribution of high-quality products across various markets.

Job Description

The successful Procurement Manager will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring that supplier agreements are in place for all key suppliers
  • Driving supplier performance through cost reduction. OTD, quality etc.
  • Developing and implementing the purchasing strategy for the business
  • Review opportunities to establish support contracts and agreements with key suppliers
  • Maintaining relationships and negotiate contracts / prices with suppliers
  • Leading purchasing strategies with the aim of reducing variable and overhead costs for the business
  • Collaboration with internal teams and members of staff to align and develop sourcing strategies
  • Heading up and leading internal projects
  • Ensuring continuous supply of required goods and materials and communicate any supply problems which may pose a risk or impact on business operations
  • Monitoring market trends, competitor strategies and market suppliers
  • Developing ideas and strategies to improve operational efficiency, add value, aid business performance and work towards a strategy of continuous improvement

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience in a similar role ideally within FMCG
  • Ideally be MCIPS qualified
  • Experience in leading and developing a team of individuals at various stages in their career
  • Solid negotiation skills and stakeholder management, being able to manage a wide range of suppliers and categories

What's on Offer

The role offers a salary up to 60kplus benefits

Scott Taylor
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Phone number
+44 292 064 2032

Job summary

Job function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Direct Procurement
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract type
Consultant name
Scott Taylor
Consultant phone
+44 292 064 2032
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