LAMMA is the UK’s largest agricultural trade show, where over 850 exhibitors will host the most extensive array of farm machinery, equipment, and services to be found in one location anywhere in the UK.
A leading Food manufacturer seeking to recruit a Procurement Manager with experience in Dairy and/or Chilled Food
The role of Procurement Manager has Strategic responsibility for category spend, working with key suppliers to ensure that saving are made and quality is kept to the highest standard. The role include: developing strategy, leading projects and keeping the highest level of stakeholder relationships both internally & externally.
Overview of the role:
Deliver savings and manage procurement process Negotiate supplier agreements and agree contracts across multiple suppliers Work closely with customers to delivery key objectives Execute category reviews Grow internal and external stakeholder relationships from top to bottom Develop supplier relationships and monitor supplier performances Manage supply chain and risk across the category
3 + years plus experience within procurement ideally gained within a dairy/fresh food. Extensive tendering and negotiation exposure Strong commercial acumen Experience managing multiple suppliers Experience working closely with an end user or customer Strong Stakeholder management Self drive Ability to work autonomously Ideally CIPS qualified