CONFIDENTIAL: Sourcing Manager

Lancashire | Ref: BBBH30321

£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum


Head of Sourcing/Product
Yorkshire
Circa £45,000

Role Profile
Our client is a market leading FMCG business located in Yorkshire. Looking for a head of Sourcing/Product who will be able to work proactively with the different departments, manage a spend and work closely with suppliers.You will need to be a strong communicator and be able to bring your experienced skill set to the role. Textile knowledge is essential.

Responsibilities

  • Manage supplier relationships and negotiations
  • Sourcing materials
  • Working cross functionally across the different teams
  • Develop and implement strategy
  • Oversea stock control
  • Ensure products are sourced in line with Quality procedures
  • Aware of any factory policies
  • Monitor supplier performance
  • Work in a fast paced environment



Skills & Experience
Skills and personal qualities considered to be essential to the role are:

  • Purchasing experience within fast paced environment
  • Textile knowledge
  • Strong relationship builder
  • Managerial / supervisorial experience
  • Passionate and Driven
  • Strong negotiator
  • Proven track record delivering results
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • A hands-on attitude and 'no problem' approach
  • Highly analytical with the ability to deal with complex and detailed data streams
  • Desire and ability to take responsibility
  • Creative thinker
  • Approachable, enthusiastic, likeable, team player
  • Driven by success and progression



Client information
Our client is a leading FMCG business.

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