Procurement Manager

Recruiter
DR Newitt
Location
Greater Manchester
Salary
Upto £60,000 + 20% Bonus + Health Insurance
Posted
17 Jul 2019
Closes
17 Aug 2019
Ref
AB42287
Function
Purchasing
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Purchasing Manager

I’m currently working with a fantastic business who supply branded products and food ingredients into retailers and restaurants as well as manufacturing bespoke recipes for use in the foodservice sector. They’re a family business with a great reputation throughout.

As part of their ambitious growth plans, they are looking to recruit a Procurement Manager. This is an exciting new role which will play a pivotal part in their future success.

Key Responsibilities:

Role Objectives                         

  • Sourcing, negotiating, purchasing, ordering and successful delivery & acceptance of ingredients, packaging and consumables, supplier account management & purchasing cost improvements
  • Review, challenge and improve costs across all raw ingredients, packaging & consumables
  • Track and report key metrics to reduce expenditure and improve profit margins
  • Lead the charge and set a new standard for responsible production:
  • Reduction of plastic packaging usage, with particular emphasis on branded packaging
  • Reduction of virgin plastic usage 
  • Explore alternative environmental projects
  • Responsible for arranging consistent and permissible logistics and haulier services – Point of communication for if action is required
  • Manage stock levels of raws, packaging and consumables both at headquarters and external storage facilities

This is a fantastic opportunity with a great, reputable business with unrivalled career progression opportunities. The salary for the role is up to £60,000 and in addition there is a performance related bonus of up to 20% (£12,000), Health Insurance, 25 days holiday + 8 bank + your birthday off!

If this role sounds of interest, don’t delay in sending your application! You can apply via this advert or email your CV to andy.banks@drnewitt.com. My contact number is 0161 833 0181.

Job Titles: Procurement Manager, Purchasing Manager, Buying Manager, Head of Procurement, Head of Purchasing, Head of Buying