MorePeople

Buyer | Food & Packaging

Recruiter
MorePeople
Location
Buckinghamshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 May 2019
Closes
07 Jun 2019
Ref
LP11535
Contact
Laura Parham
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent



We are working with a market leading producer of high quality product who are looking to recruit a Buyer to join their team.

This is a great opportunity to work for an organisation in an exciting growth period whilst developing your buying career.

The Job:
Reporting into the Managing Director and Group Production Manager, you will be responsible for managing the end to end sourcing for all products.
You will drive continuous improvement in terms of cost, risk and supply.
Working closely with suppliers and internal teams you will ensure raw materials are available as required.
You will manage and drive cost reduction activities, utilising procurement best practice and negotiation methods.

The Candidate:
You will have experience of sourcing food ingredients, working knowledge of dairy would be preferential but not essential.
You will have proven negotiation skills, sourcing expertise and be able to demonstrate supplier management skills.
As a member of a small team you must be willing to get involved and join the team in getting stuck in and solving problems.
You will have a track record of building strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders and teams.

Application Process:
To discuss this role in more detail, submit your application or have a confidential chat please contact Laura on 01780 480 530 or laura@morepeople.co.uk quoting reference LP11535

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