Our Client is a dynamic, innovative, and established Fresh Food business, currently achieving high levels of sustained growth across their category. We currently offer an exciting opportunity to join the business as Assistant Procurement Manager.
The position of Assistant Procurement Manager will report to and work closely with the Procurement Manager, to ensure the efficient and timely procurement of raw materials and packaging.
Procurement of raw materials, packaging, and the management of trays & pallets
Negotiating price and managing quantities & delivery schedules
Complete customs paperwork and maintain procedure knowledge
Stock Control management, reducing waste where possible
Work with colleagues to resolve crop & production issues
Support Managers as required
This in an integral part of the team and requires a driven & energetic individual who is seeking the opportunity to join a successful and fast paced business. This role offers the opportunity to work across a variety of products within the Fresh Produce sector.
Experience within a Procurement / Supply Chain focused position would be highly advantageous
Graduate with relevant Degree / Qualification; Purchasing / Buying, Supply Chain, Business
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build key relationships
Confident IT ability, managing data with attention to detail
Fresh Produce / Food / FMCG sector exposure
Salary; up to £28k offered & reflective of experience
To discuss the position of Assistant Procurement Manager / Junior Buyer further, please call Aimi or Louise or alternatively submit a CV in application to firstname.lastname@example.org