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Purchasing Manager

Job Title: Purchasing Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + 20% Bonus + Pension
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93413
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: NIC.55377.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: August 05, 2013 09:46

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has recently opened within a large and well established global restaurant chain. They are currently looking to hire a Purchasing Manager to join their vibrant team on GNFR & Drinks Categories so experience on these categories is desirable. As the Purchasing Manger you will: * Oversee the supply chain and procurement operations for a number of assigned categories. * Negotiate pricing and contracts for the categories. * Support the NPD process by providing sourcing aid for new dishes and ingredients. * Ensure product quality and compliance to all sustainability criteria and company standards. * Provide promotional forecasting and maintain the systems and process for all products. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications: * At least two years experience in supply chain management and two years experience in buying within the food industry. * Strong commercial acumen. * Excellent project management skills. * Proficient in using Microsoft applications. * Fun and outgoing personality. * This role will involve nationwide travel and flexible work locations so flexibility is a must. Our client is looking for an individual who has the same ambition and passion as they do for creating a unique, fun and excellent customer service environment. If you feel that you have the right qualifications and culture for this role, please send us your CV. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.