Our Client is a dynamic, fast-paced Fresh Produce processor supplying a variety of customers, inducing the major retailers with expectational products. We offer the new and exciting opportunity, created recently due to demand & growth, of Procurement Manager.
In a pivotal role, the successful Procurement Manager will work across allocated Fruit categories to ensure required stock levels are available, with the sole responsibility for procurement and working to achieve strong relationships with a worldwide grower base.
Being one step ahead, working closely and regularly with suppliers to be at the forefront of market knowledge, aware of market conditions, product quality & availability, and any other factors that may impact the supply of product.
With management of forecasting, tendering, costs, and budgets being key to success in this position, the ability to work numerically, analytically, and communicate at all levels is crucial.
Global Procurement / Buying experience of Fresh Produce products
Supplier management and development ability
Personable communication approach
Commercial and Financial acumen
European language advantageous
Flexibility to travel as required
Confident negotiation skills
Hours; Monday – Friday, with flexibility
Salary; Competitive salary offered & reflective of experience
To discuss the position of Procurement Manager / Buyer further, please call Aimi or Louise or alternatively submit a CV in application to email@example.com