Procurement Manager (Food Processing)

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Manchester, Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH19932

£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum

Procurement Manager
£50,000 - £60,000

Role Profile

Our client, a successful food processing business in the Manchester area, is looking to appoint a Procurement Manager to manage all procurement activity for their Manchester site.

Key responsibilities for this great Procurement role will include:

  • Managing end to end procurement process for all ingredients
  • Conducting tenders and negotiations with key suppliers
  • Implementing robust contractual agreements with suppliers
  • Delivering savings and cost downs to the business
  • Optimising stock levels and inventory policies
  • Managing supplier performance and driving improvements across the supply chain to add value
  • Managing Procurement team

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Proven procurement experience within food processing
  • Strong negotiation and commercial skills
  • Proven track record in cost downs and savings
  • Confidence to manage suppliers and drive improvements
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Previous management experience

CIPS qualification would be highly advantageous.

Client information

Our client is a successful food processing business in the Manchester area.


£50,000 - £60,000

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