Senior Procurement Manager | Fresh Produce | £DOE

Depending on experience
27 Feb 2018
27 Mar 2018
Morten Andresen
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

We are working with a highly regarded and very successful fresh produce business who are looking to strengthen their team with the appointment of a Head of Procurement. They are looking for someone with a good background of Procurement, having sourced fresh produce (ideally fruit) from around the world. You will be experienced in leading the procurement process and be driven to get the best product at the best prices.

The Role

Working closely with their experienced Commercial team, you will be their key link to their growers and suppliers, ensuring continuity of supply.
Supplier visits will be fairly common place as it is essential to build a strong working relationship in order to guide you through the harder periods of the year.
Keeping in close contact with the companies customers and talking them through upcoming opportunities and threats.

The Candidate

You will have a background in procurement, with at least 5 years of experience. Preferably you will have been buying fruit, but fresh produce experience is necessary.
Spanish language would be a distinct advantage, but isn't essential.
You will be numerate and be used to coping with a varying and constantly shifting work load.
Must be able to travel international as required.

For more information about this role or to have a confidential discussion, please get in touch with Morten Andresen on 01780 480530.

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