Procurement Manager

Perth and Kinross
£competitive + Car Allowance + Bonus + Package
17 May 2018
17 Jun 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Eden Scott’s client is a leading food business with multiple sites across the UK, supplying products to a range of customers including the major retailers.  We are looking for an experienced Procurement Manager to cover procurement for their Scottish operations.


  • To develop and maintain the most cost effective supply base across the Scotland operation.
  • Regular contact with suppliers, to include regular supplier visits and annual performance reviews.
  • Control purchase prices and deductions whilst ensuring that factories always have sufficient supplies of raw materials and ingredients.
  • Manage the procurement team, develop and train as required and carry out annual performance reviews.
  • Work closely with colleagues in planning and production to ensure the most effective and efficient method is taken to execute daily orders.
  • Responsible for the production and management of the procurement budget.
  • Ensure payments are completed accurately within the agreed timescales.
  • Ensure all company documentation required for supplier/customer is complete.
  • As a member of the Senior Management Team, play an active role in the overall site performance.


  • Previous procurement experience within food manufacturing/processing or agricultural sectors.
  • Previous management / supervisory experience.
  • Excellent communication and numeracy skills.
  • Degree level educated – advantageous
  • CIPS Qualification or working towards – desirable

Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity, apply now. To discuss this role in more detail, call Alasdair Murray on 0131 550 1117.

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