Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Category Purchasing Manager, Nottinghamshire

County / State: Nottinghamshire

Category: Purchasing

Reference: HLJ894280

Consultant: Hannah Jackson

Start date: Asap

Salary: Attractive Basic Salary, Car Allowance & Benefits


An excellent opportunity for an experienced food manufacturing procurement professional to join a leading multi-site business.

Job Description

This is a great opportunity for a robust Senior Buyer or and experienced Procurement Category Manager to join a hugely successful food business who have experienced huge growth and success over the last couple of years. Joining the business as a key player in the senior management team you will manage multiple sites and have group procurement responsibility across a range of ingredient and packaging categories.

Working closely with the senior management team you'll develop and manage supplier relationships whilst having direct line management responsibility for a Buyer. You'll drive all aspects of commercial negotiations to ensure the best end to end deal for the business at both a site and group level. Given the nature of the business NPD will form a critical part of the role and you will lead this from a procurement perspective to ensure the business is at the forefront of innovation and quality.

You will have strong food procurement experience gained within a manufacturing environment. Strong negotiation skills are essential as is the ability to manage senior level stakeholder demands in a fast-paced, challenging environment. In order to be successful in this role you will be an expert in building strong commercial relationships both internally and externally.

To apply please send your CV through to me today.

REF. HLJ894280 By Focus Management

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