Our client an FMCG organisation in North East Lincolnshire require a Senior Buyer to provide commercial management of the procurement of raw materials.
As the Senior Buyer within this FMCG frozen environment based in North East Lincolnshire you will be -
Managing all aspects of the supply of proteins to site, taking full responsibility for the correct delivery of product to the production line on a daily basis
You will be responsible for preparing comprehensive budget information on the volumes of raw material requirement periodically, utilising the Group's forecasting system.
Providing expert advice to the commercial teams on developments and issues within the supply base
Providing leadership and effective communication in crisis management situations, such as a major technical or supply emergency, be able to offer specialist insight to resolve issues quickly
Liaising closely with the local site and management team to be best placed to react to potential opportunities and threats within the supply base
Extensive involvement with supply chain and technical departments to verify demand, limitations and solutions to issues
Working with suppliers to ensure no breaks in supply and no overstock on short shelf life product
Visits to suppliers and conferences to build knowledge and networking opportunities
Who we're looking for
A Buyer with previous knowledge and exposure to the FMCG market
A Buyer with raw material exposure.
An individual who is seeking a change in sector direction who that possesses excellent category procurement skills
Operating as a lead negotiator the individual will put in place robust contracts, protecting the interests of the organisation and securing supply at the right cost, quality, and time.
You will be able to provide strategic sourcing examples and show where efficiencies.
About our client
A Global organisation based in North East Lincolnshire working with in the FMCG sector.
What's on offer
£25,000 and £32,000
Michael Page Contact
For further info, apply or phone on 0114 263 6020. Job Ref: 13245070
Your application will be sent to Michael Skowronski.
Job Type : Permanent
Location : Lincolnshire, Doncaster, Grimsby, Hull
Salary : £25,000 £40,000
Date Advertised : 07 Jan 2013
Sorry, this position is no longer available.
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