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Procurement Manager

Job Title: Procurement Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93837
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAH.25997.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: September 05, 2013 18:20

Job Description

Procurement Manager A leading foodservice delivery and collection provider is looking for procurement managers to join their growing team. The business supplies a range of ambient, chilled and frozen foods in addition to packaging and cleaning products across the UK and the world. Your responsibilities would include: * Selection, negotiation and delivery of product ranges within assigned categories. * Continuous sourcing of new products and review of existing range to improve the product offer. * Development of categories and ranges in response to market trends. * Management of suppliers, purchase volume, spend and income. * Continuous monitoring of sourcing and supplier performance to improve supply chain efficiencies. * Budget management within the product category. * Creation and management of successful promotional plans to drive additional volume and income. The ideal candidate will have: * Experience in a retail or wholesale food buying role. * Strong commercial acumen. * Excellent negotiation and communication skills. If this sounds like the opportunity for you then we would welcome your application. 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.