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Group Purchasing Manager, Food Manufacturing, South Wales

Focus Management Consultants Ltd
Competitive Salary Plus Car Allowance and Benefits
Closing date
27 Oct 2022

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Full Time
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This is a great opportunity to join a well-respected business that has a real people and culture focus.

This is a great opportunity for a high calibre, strategic procurement professional to join a thriving, growing food manufacturing business.

My client is a leading food manufacturing business with a strong heritage a solid track record of growth. I'm looking for an ambitious Procurement Manager with progressive experience within a food manufacturing environment and a strong background in strategic sourcing, planning, NPD procurement, stakeholder management, and supplier development. You will need a category management approach to sourcing and have real hands-on experience with very strong supplier development and stakeholder management skills.

You'll be responsible for improving costs, service, quality, and delivering innovation whilst managing a team split across two sites. The role with encompass sourcing and negotiating a varied range of ingredients and packaging, ensuring innovation and cost value to all areas of procurement.

You'll work very closely with Innovation, Technical, Commercial, Product Development, and Supply Chain teams. It's a fast-paced environment and you'll need to have outstanding negotiation skills and excellent communication skills. Strong commercial acumen is essential and we're looking for someone who is a real self-starter with strong project management skills.

To apply send your details through to me today.

REF. HLJ46523


Focus Management Consultants (FMCL) commands a premier position in the Food and Drink industry. Established in 1990 in the recruitment sector, it comprises eight specialist divisions each offering a bespoke, confidential and targeted response to client needs and offering candidates a route through to the leading employers in the food and drink industry.  It works in partnership with a number of key food and drink manufacturers, retailers and foodservice businesses in the UK and on the global stage.  

Providing solutions across Manufacturing, Retail, Foodservice, Food Technology, Product Development, Purchasing, Supply Chain, Engineering, HR, Sales and Marketing from Graduate to Board level.

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