Procurement Manager (Packaging)

b3 jobs
Home Counties / East Midlands
£45,000 - £50,000 + bonus & car allowance
12 Mar 2019
12 Apr 2019
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Procurement Manager (Packaging)

Job ref: 62100 | £45,000 - £50,000 + bonus & car allowance | Home Counties / East Midlands

The company

You will be working for a well-established business which strives to produce an exceptional range of high quality, great tasting products. Using responsibly sourced ingredients, the company are proud of their reputation of truly understanding their customer and offering innovative market leading products whilst ensuring a high level of food safety and operating fully to their ethical standards.

The job

The Procurement Manager (Packaging) is accountable for delivering value in packaging categories including cost, product performance, innovation, supplier performance, risk management and ethical trade, amongst day to day duties such as contract management and business projects.

With a strong focus on stakeholder management and relationship building, the role also involves line management of the Packaging Buyer and necessitates great communication skills and the ability to work at pace. Including both strategic thinking and attention to detail, this role is an exciting opportunity to help shape the direction of a key element of the procurement team.

Your experience

You will be a strategic and commercially astute individual who can demonstrate a strong packaging management/procurement experience within FMCG, most desirably food manufacturing. You will be a critical thinker who is confident in making business decisions and a background of working with long-term and innovation projects is a distinct benefit. A UK valid driving licence is essential as you will travel to meet suppliers and conduct packaging trials.

More details

The Procurement Manager job is based in the Home Counties / East Midlands region and is paying £45,000 - £50,000 according to individual skills and previous experience plus 10% bonus and car allowance.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Procurement Manager job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, please email me Ryan Marchant, quoting job reference 62100.

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Alternative job titles

Head of Procurement | Packaging Buyer | Food Packaging Buying Jobs | FMCG Supply Chain Jobs | Food Manufacturing Supply Chain Jobs | Bedfordshire

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