Purchasing Manager - Greenwich

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Greenwich
  • Job Type: Purchasing/Procurement
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c. £60,000
  • Date Posted: 28/06/2022
  • Expiry Date: 31/07/2022

Purchasing Manager

Salary c. £60,000


Job ref: FE/11513


Are you an experience Purchasing Manager and looking for a new challenge in a thriving business? My client is recruiting for a Purchasing Manager to support their expanding food manufacturing business and exciting plans for further growth…

  • Premium products delivering to high end customers
  • Established single site food manufacturer
  • Friendly working environment with a great team who love to progress their employees


The Role:

Reporting to the Finance and Operations Manager, the successful candidate will minimise cost production and other key costs of the company without reducing quality…

  • Develop and implement company purchasing strategy
  • Own supplier relationship management
  • Manage purchasing function including forecasting and monitor / reduce procurement costs
  • Work closely with Production and Goods In departments to identify requirements and recommendations
  • Manage operations system data


The Candidate:

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Previous experience as a Purchasing Manager or similar role
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the food manufacturing industry
  • Excellent knowledge of quality food suppliers
  • Procurement cost management skills
  • Track record of creating and implementing process and controls
  • Computer literate especially in Excel and ERP systems


The Package:

  • Salary c. £60,000
  • Monday – Friday
  • Discretionary bonuses
  • Free and discounted products


Next Steps:

If you like the sound of the above opportunity, click ‘apply now’ to be considered!