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Category Buyer - Indirect Services - Sunderland

£30,000 - £35,000 per annum plus depending on experience

North East

REF: HLJ895401

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Great opportunity to join an expanding food manufacturing business in an Indirect Services Buying role.

I'm looking for a buyer who will have a strong background in indirect category buying from either a food manufacturing or fmcg business. You'll join a growing, successful business at an exciting time.

As a category buyer you'll work collaboratively with cross functional stakeholders, develop category strategies, build supply base options and ensure continuity of supply. Its a fast moving environment and you'll be expected to build a pipeline of projects and regularly review the impact of economic and commodity markets across your categories. You'll work on all areas of indirect spend, including Engineering, FM, Site services, HR and Marketing.

Candidates will need to be experienced indirect services buyers, really looking for the next step up. You'll need to be great at solving problems, have strong sourcing and negotiation skills and must be able to work well as part of a busy multi skilled team. Candidates will be degree educated and ideally have a mix of procurement experience.

My client are a leading food manufacturing business. They are innovative in their approach and have a strong track record of growth in a hugely competitive marketplace.

Ref HLJ895401

Tel: +44 (0)1625 560778

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