This excellent opportunity is within one of the most dynamic teams in the UK’s FMCG market. This role will allow you to use your procurement knowledge, along with your stakeholder management skills to develop key categories of ingredients, including cocoa, sugar & flour. This position will enable you to develop your procurement skills and have a clear career path ahead of you, with the opportunity to manage other categories (other ingredients ,packaging or Indirects).
One of the UK’s leading Blue Chip FMCG businesses and owns some of the UK’s leading food products that you will recognise on the shelves of every supermarket. In an environment where passion thrives, this business encourages autonomous working and those that are willing to work hard, always prosper.
This role will be to support the procurement function with all purchasing supplier relationship of soft commodities (cocoa, sugar, starches and sweeten). It will be vital that you are able to work closely with suppliers, negotiate on major contracts, as well as having strong inter personal skills that can be carried into your day to day work with stakeholders.
Buying experience within soft commodities is essential and they client will consider anybody with a minimum of 2 years experience in these categories.
– Procurement background
– Experience within FMCG
– International Experience
– Outstanding supplier relationship skills
– Exceptional Stakeholder management skills
– Strong Analytics
– Degree Educated
up to Â£55,000 (based on experience) plus car allowance, pension, bonuses and healthcare