Category Buyer, Food Manufacturing, Hull

Employer
Focus Management Consultants Ltd
Location
East Riding of Yorkshire
Salary
£38000 - £43000 per annum
Closing date
8 Nov 2019

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Function
Other Job Function, Purchasing
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Location
East Riding of Yorkshire
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A great opportunity for an ambitious Buyer to gain genuine career progression with a market leading food business.

My client is a fast growing, innovative, multi-site food business with a reputation for exciting products and quality. They reward and look after employees well and offer outstanding long-term opportunities for progression.

They are now looking for an experienced Buyer to take a step up to the next level as Category Buyer. You'll work as part of a close-knit team and be responsible for the category management and strategic sourcing of a range of ingredients, ensuring that the business is the preferred customer for category led innovation.

You will need to have strong strategic sourcing experience, ideally within functional ingredients in the food industry. Strong negotiation skills and working knowledge of the total cost of ownership are essential, as are first class stakeholder engagement skills. Personality is key within the business and you will need to be self-motivated, be great at building long-term relationships and be a real ambassador of procurement within the business.

To apply please send your CV through to me today.

Tel: +44 (0) 1625 560778 REF. HLJ895182

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Since 1990, Focus Management has been changing the face of food and drink recruitment. 

During this time we have excelled to become the sector's leading recruitment consultancy in both UK and international markets.

If you're a candidate looking for food industry jobs, you've come to the right place. If you're a food or drink business looking for new talent, let's talk.

We have a wealth of experience working closely with a diverse range of food and drink manufacturers, food retailers, ingredients companies and food service businesses. In addition to placing candidates into Manufacturing, Technical, Engineering, Product Development, Sales, Marketing, HR, Supply Chain and Purchasing functions, we have built entire teams for some of the largest blue chip food companies in the world today.

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