Procurement Executive / Junior Buyer

Blue Spark
South East England
Closing date
4 Jul 2021

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Supply Chain
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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The Company

This innovative, values driven and recognised brand create nutritious premium products across a range of food categories. They are now seeking an enthusiastic, passionate and talented Procurement Executive to join their expanding team.

The Role

As a key member of the Procurement team you will be focussing on the planning cycle of packaging and raw materials.  You will work closely with planners and suppliers to resolve supply issues, review wastage and highlight any risks.

You will also be analysing data to support tenders and contracting, managing systems as well as supporting sustainability programs with key suppliers.

The Person

We are looking for a talented and self-motivated Procurement Co-ordinator / Junior Buyer who is highly organised with prior experience working in a master scheduling, forecasting and planning role, using MRP systems, ideally within food manufacturing or FMCG.

Highly numerate and literate you will have great communication, negotiation and supplier management skills. Resourceful and able to work at a fast pace, you’ll need to thrive in an entrepreneurial environment as well as adapt to a variety of different tasks from administrative to complex and cross functional business projects.

So if you have passion for food and are looking for your next procurement position with an amazing brand then apply now or call Kimia 0345 2600 737 for more information.


Although we do our utmost to respond to all applicants, there are times when this is just not possible due to sheer volume so if you have not heard from us within 5 working days then we are sorry to say your application for this role has not been successful.

Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.


Blue Spark is a boutique recruitment consultancy for the Food and Drinks industry, satisfying a growing appetite for intelligent and ethical recruitment.

Working entirely free of commission, we source high calibre candidates for some of the most exciting organisations in the field.

Our friendly and creative consultants seek the perfect match with every appointment – be it graduate or director level, permanent or interim.

Established by Food professionals in 2006, our vast experience and intuitive grasp of market trends has earned us the superb reputation we enjoy today.

With a particular commitment to openness and innovation, Blue Spark offers a truly comprehensive range of recruitment solutions across all sectors of the Food and Drinks industry.

These include:

• Search and Selection

• Advertised Search

• Executive Search

• Database Search

• Proactive Candidate Generation

So whether you're seeking that dream job in Food and Drink, or the perfect people for your growing business, Blue Spark can deliver.

Find Us
0345 2600 737
34 - 36 The Broadway
Haywards Heath
RH16 3AL
United Kingdom

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