Procurement Officer

Procurement Officer

  • Location

    Ellesmere Port

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £20000 - £24000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Laura Constantine

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8947

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:


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Procurement Officer
£20,000 - £24,000
FMCG Food Manufacturing
NorthWest – Ellesmere Port, Birkenhead, Runcorn, Chester, Wirral, Merseyside.

A leading FMCG food manufacturer is currently seeking a Procurement Officer to join their team. You will be reporting in to the Procurement Manager.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Ensure that the stock availability meets with the production schedule and any potential stock out is managed to avoid additional cost or loss of efficiency
  • Place orders, monitor suppliers, supply arrangements and performance against targets.
  • To resolve day to day supply issues with suppliers and refer significant non-conformance issues to the Purchasing Manager
  • Ensure that the information held within the business’ data bases is correct, maintained and that purchase codes for all new raw materials are included onto the system.
  • Support the business unit in achieving agreed service levels with suppliers
  • Obtain pricing information from suppliers for new products and make recommendations to Purchasing Manager
  • Source possible new suppliers or products in line with business needs under supervision of the Purchasing Manager
You will ideally have 1 -2 years buying/purchasing/procurement experience with good understanding of purchasing, stock control and food manufacturing. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to build their career. CIPS would be seen as advantageous for this role.


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