Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Purchasing Manager, Food Manufacturing, Dorset

County / State: Dorset

Category: Purchasing

Reference: HLJ894131

Consultant: Hannah Jackson

Start date: Asap

Salary: Up to £55,000 + car allowance + bonus + benefits

Summary

A new operational site procurement role for a leading food manufacturing business.

Job Description

This is a great opportunity for an experienced food manufacturing purchasing professional to join a market leading business with a strong heritage in the industry. It is a multi-site business supplying chilled food products into all of the major multiples.

They are now looking for a Purchasing Manager to form an integral part of the site leadership team and be responsible for all purchasing, sourcing and selection of items coming into site. You'll work across the wider procurement function to deliver site category plans, prepare annual budgets and be responsible for maintaining supply and hitting annual savings targets. You'll work closely with NPD, Technical and Supply Chain in the sourcing and initial pricing of all new products. The business operates at pace requiring someone with a customer-centric attitude, strong negotiation and supplier management skills.

I'm looking for someone with previous buying experience within the food manufacturing industry - ideally chilled products. You'll be driven, articulate with excellent stakeholder management skills. This is a new role within a well-established business giving someone a real opportunity to springboard their career in a leadership role.

To apply please send your CV through to me today.

REF. HLJ894131 By Focus Management

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