Assistant Purchasing Manager

DR Newitt
High Wycombe
Competitive plus bonus
Closing date
30 Sep 2019

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Packaging, Planning, Production, Purchasing, Supply Chain
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
HP11 2EE
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Our client, a large food business based in High Wycombe, are looking for an Assistant Purchasing Manager to join the growing team. This is a brilliant opportunity for someone wanting to take their next step in the FMCG industry.

The Role?

  • Work closely with suppliers to manage performance and reduce total cost
  • Completing accurate research and analysis on products and potential customers
  • Ensure pricing/product data is accurate at all times
  • Address and resolve any performances issues with suppliers
  • Work collaboratively with other members of departments

The Candidate:

  • Purchasing experience from any background, preferably FMCG
  • Has had direct supplier and negotiation responsibility
  • Experience with strategic buying, not limited to placing purchasing orders
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong MS office skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

What’s on offer?

  • Competitive salary dependant on experience
  • Rewarding yearly bonus
  • Excellent in-house training and development programmes  

If you feel that your experience matches the above, please upload your CV today. If you would like more information, please contact Toby Bigmore at D R Newitt on 0131 226 5060.

Job vacancies from DR Newitt DR Newitt provide recruitment services to the UK, Ireland, Middle East and Worldwide FMCG market, including manufacturing, engineering and technical jobs. Established as a recruitment agency in 2002, DR Newitt’s experience of working with customers in these core markets enables us to be a key partner in the job supply chain.DR Newitt delivers permanent, contract and interim recruitment services via specialist divisions for:

  • Executive Management Jobs
  • FMCG Jobs
  • Food Jobs
  • Engineering Jobs
  • Manufacturing Jobs
  • Jobs in Pharmaceutical & Healthcare
  • Scottish Jobs

For your perfect job, call or email us

Edinburgh Office 0131 226 5060 

Manchester Office 0161 833 0181

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Contact Us
  • 38 Melville Street
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 7HA
  • GB
  • 0131 226 5060
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