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Buyer (Food Manufacturing)

Buyer (Food Manufacturing)

  • Location

    Burton upon Trent

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits

  • Contact:

    Sara Frith

  • Contact email:

    SaraF@Scantec.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8951

  • Job ref:

    sf-buyer-wm

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-08

  • Start date:

    asap

A leading FMCG Manufacturer is currently seeking Buyer to join the team in Staffordshire. This role will have a broad remit including protein, raw materials and packaging and be in a stand alone role reporting into the Purchasing Manager. You will need to be a self starter and have former experience in such a role within a food manufacturing environment.

 

Responsibilities include:

 

Managing large spends across multiple Procurement categories,

Experience of managing stakeholder relationships

Understand risk management of the procurement category and where risk can be managed accordingly without anything being detrimental to the business or customer. 

Show evidence of delivering savings from categories or minimising losses when the markets are showing volatility/inflation of implementing commercials relationships concerning new lines, become conscious of sensible commercial attributes for the business, while still realising ability to maintain commercial advantage. 

Negotiation with blue chip companies within the industry

Ability to maintain, monitor and also establish supplier supply contracts. 

Internal and external Stakeholder management 

Seasonality of markets and their impact to Purchasing/demands

Ability to understand Strategic Purchasing strategy, engage and execute alignment 

Deadline & target driven

Ability to work under pressure

Understand group T&Cs with ability to implement and negotiate implementation/amends

 

You will be a Buyer with at least 5 years experience operating in a similar role within a food manufacturing environment 

You will need a full UK Driving License and this role may also involve possible EU travel 

 

To apply, please contact Sara 0151 6668951

 

A leading FMCG Manufacturer is currently seeking Buyer to join the team in Staffordshire. This role will have a broad remit including protein, raw materials and packaging and be in a stand alone role reporting into the Purchasing Manager. You will need to be a self starter and have former experience in such a role within a food manufacturing environment.

 

Responsibilities include:

 

Managing large spends across multiple Procurement categories,

Experience of managing stakeholder relationships

Understand risk management of the procurement category and where risk can be managed accordingly without anything being detrimental to the business or customer.

Show evidence of delivering savings from categories or minimising losses when the markets are showing volatility/inflation of implementing commercials relationships concerning new lines, become conscious of sensible commercial attributes for the business, while still realising ability to maintain commercial advantage.

Negotiation with blue chip companies within the industry

Ability to maintain, monitor and also establish supplier supply contracts.

Internal and external Stakeholder management

Seasonality of markets and their impact to Purchasing/demands

Ability to understand Strategic Purchasing strategy, engage and execute alignment

Deadline & target driven

Ability to work under pressure

Understand group T&Cs with ability to implement and negotiate implementation/amends

 

 

You will be a Buyer with at least 5 years experience operating in a similar role within a food manufacturing environment

You will need a full UK Driving License and this role may also involve possible EU travel

 

To apply, please contact Sara 0151 6668951



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