Procurement Manager | Food Ingredients

19 Mar 2019
16 Apr 2019
Laura Parham
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

We are working with a market leading and highly regarded food business who are currently looking to recruit a Procurement Manager for a progressive area of their business.
This is a great opportunity to advance your buying career whilst working with an experienced team of procurement professionals. 
The Role: 

Reporting into the Head of Procurement, you will be responsible for developing the category strategies across their business divisions.  
Working in an area with both high rates of growth and rapid R&D you will be responsible for sourcing new products and suppliers as appropriate, depending on the needs of the business.
Stakeholder management is key in this role, you will need to develop relationships with brand ambassadors. 
Working with the commercial and development teams to assess the business requirements and ensuring these are serviced.  
The Candidate: 

Experience of sourcing food ingredients including colours and flavours is essential.  
You will have proven negotiation skills and be able to communicate effectively with a range of stake holders. 
You will need to have strong influencing skills backed up by passion and confidence in what you are doing.
Domestic travel will be a key part of the role, so you must be flexible on this.  
Application Process   

To discuss this role in more detail, submit your application or to have a confidential chat please contact Laura on 01780 480 530 or quoting reference LP11364 

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