We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Group Procurement Manager working across all of our sites in the UK.
Come and join a great bunch here at the Hain Daniels Group; we're doing our bit to help millions of people live a happy and healthy lifestyle each and every day.
At the core of everything we do are our people: without them, we simply wouldn't be a market-leading food and drink specialist.
The typical Hain Daniels employee is friendly, hard-working and passionate about what they do.
And by showing such commitment to us, we reward our team members with a lovely place to work and the chance to achieve their potential; with plenty of opportunities for personal development.
Reporting to the Category Head of Procurement this role has responsibility for developing and implementing the category strategies for key commodities or services for the Group, delivering cost effective procurement and contracting whilst meeting the business needs.
In addition this role will take responsibility for the day to day procurement activities for one of the Hain Daniels UK manufacturing sites.
You will use Category Management principles to develop strategies and execute plans for the categories under the role's control.
It will be your responsibility to manage the tendering process for categories under role's authority, ensuring the negotiation and implementation of best value contracts taking account of the Total Cost of Ownership, using a variety of approaches. You will also be expected to develop and actively manage strategic relationships with suppliers, ensuring business requirements are fully understood and met and that supplier performance is measured and regularly evaluated.
To be a great candidate for the role, you will have the below skills/ experience:
- Ideally MCIPS qualified or working towards MCIPS qualification
- 3 years within FMCG, ideally within a Procurement or Supply Chain function.
- Proven negotiation skills
- Knowledge of strategic sourcing process
- Good communicator, both written and orally
- Goal and result oriented
- Good influencing skills
- History of Innovative thinking
So if you have all of the above experience, and feel like you would be perfect for this role, than please apply now!