Procurement Specialist - North West/Cheshire

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: North West/Cheshire
  • Job Type: Purchasing/Procurement
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c£40k + benefits
  • Date Posted: 10/03/2022
  • Expiry Date: 30/04/2022

Procurement Specialist

Location:  North West/Cheshire

Salary: c£40k + benefits

Brand new role in the business working alongside the Head of Procurement.

The Company. 

  • Going from strength to strength in their respective categories over the past 12 months.
  • Demand for their products and services have almost doubled causing for the creation of a larger and stronger procurement team.
  • As the business grows so will your role and your career development!
  • A real leader within their category

The Candidate:

  • We’re looking for a graduate calibre procurement candidate, preferably with experience in procurement within food manufacturing
  • You’ll have experience of building relationships within internal and external stakeholders
  • You must be driven and ambitious as there are fantastic career opportunities available for successful individuals.
  • You’ll have a passion for what you do and always deliver to the very highest standards. You work with openness, honesty, and integrity.
  • You need a demonstrated track record of strong negotiating performance and devising and implementing category strategy.

The Role:

  • As a key member within procurement, you will work closely with demand planners on all vendor issues.
  • Manager direct material contracts and status reporting
  • Run tenders, evaluate bids, make recommendations based on commercial and technical factors
  • Use insight and market knowledge to determine areas where savings and efficiencies can be made
  • Maintain and update budgets with the wider business

To apply for this exciting opportunity with this leading business, contact Carole Hearn directly with reference CH/10667 or for a confidential chat call 0161 832 7463