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Senior Purchasing Manager | Packaging | Lincolnshire

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Location
England, Lincolnshire, Spalding
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
11 Nov 2016
Closes
09 Dec 2016
Ref
MA8819
Contact
Andrew Fitzmaurice
Contract Type
Full Time

We are working with a leading supplier of fresh produce into the retail sector, who is looking to recruit a Senior Purchasing Manager, where you will be responsible for sourcing and purchasing, all packaging and production consumables for the business, you will develop and implement a procurement and purchasing strategy, which identifies strategic suppliers and deliver sustainable competitive advantage to the business. You will focus on key areas of the business, including stock holding, waste, out of stocks, and redundant packaging to name but a few.

You will need to have experience of procuring flexibles, punnets / trays, labels, corrugated and printing consumables, be able to create and manage against budgets and standards. There is a large team, so strong management skills are required, with a flexible and positive approach to work, with the ability to take ownership, and work closely with production, commercial and technical people, to ensure that the needs of the business are met.

If you wish to discuss this opportunity confidentially and in more detail, then please don't hesitate to get in touch with Morten Andresen, either by applying to this job or on 01780 480530.