Greencore Group

Buyer (MU)

14 Nov 2018
12 Dec 2018
Mr Robin Mukerjee
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type

We are looking for an experienced Buyer to lead the procurement for a material / service area following the key processes within the business that deliver the Purchasing strategy for our Northampton site (MIT1, Zero, Risk etc.)

Package description


Main responsibilities
  • Contribute ideas and information to support the formulation and implement a sourcing strategy to ensure that current business performance targets are achieved and that overall Divisional strategies are supported
  • Provide data and insight to support all sourcing activity for the site, to ensure that the total cost (PPV) of the portfolio is managed efficiently and effectively
  • Timely adherence to purchasing and sourcing policy and practise to ensure that activities are aligned and focused on common goals
  • Establish and monitor information sources/data and forecast prices, to ensure accurate business forecasting and support of commercial teams
Ideal candidate
  • Degree calibre
  • Experience of buying from different suppliers for a site.
  • Proficient in Microsoft office suite
  • Strong numerical skills
About the company

Greencore Group plc is a fast growing, international convenience food leader. Headquartered in Ireland, Greencore has operations in the UK and the US serving major retailers and brands in both markets.

It is a leading manufacturer of convenience food products to grocery retailers in the UK and a leading manufacturer of sandwiches, meals kits and salads to CPG, convenience retail and foodservice outlets in the US.

Greencore has a proforma Group revenue of £2.3bn and operates out of 50 locations in the UK, the US and Ireland.

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