Overview

A fantastic opportunity has become available with a successful Fresh Produce specialist, in a key role as Senior Procurement Manager / Buyer. This position offers the opportunity to join a successful and driven procurement team, with a focus on designated product categories, taking ownership to ensure company targets are met.

Working as part of an energetic and personable team, the position of Senior Procurement Manager / Buyer will work alongside a counterpart and will become a fundamental member of the buying team.

Key responsibilities;

Procurement of Fresh Produce, across a variety of Fruit categories

Planning & management of stock, to ensure volumes are met

Liaising with all parties to ensure product quality is achieved

Managing successful & positive Supplier relationships

Negotiating prices, meeting financial KPI’s

Requirements;

Experience gained at a senior level in Buying / Procurement within Fresh Produce, ideally fruit

Professional and confident, with the ability to communicate at all levels

An understanding of the Fresh Produce Supply Chain

Numerically minded and confident working with data

Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Excellent knowledge of Microsoft systems

This role requires a passionate, organised and pro-active individual, confident in a fast-paced & demanding environment, with the ability to meet deadlines and tight timescales.

Hours; Monday – Friday

Competitive Salary offered + Bonus, based on personal & company performance

Location; Warwickshire; commutable from the West Midlands, Worcestershire, Oxfordshire

Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Senior Procurement Manager / Senior Buyer on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send a CV to info@tailormaderesources.co.uk