Oportunidades

Purchasing Manager (Indirects)

Fecha: 
20/04/2018
Función: 
Compras
Service: 
Purchase
Tipo de contracto: 
Contrato indefinido
Lugar: 
Reino Unido, Lichfield (Staffordshire)

Descripción

About Agrial Fresh Produce

Since 1999 Florette has been trading in the UK & Ireland and working hard to gain success and are now one of the UK’s leading producers and distributors of pre-packed ready to eat salads and vegetables. Through acquisitions we have grown to 4 UK sites and have recently renamed as Agrial Fresh Produce Ltd.

Main Responsibilities:

  • To guarantee the needs of the business are met in terms of quantity, quality, lead time and cost.
  • Define and develop the strategic sourcing function within the UK BU that is responsible for a rolling 2-3 year category plan.
  • Act as the UK contact for group negotiations / relations that encompass the UK.
  • Manage suppliers and contracts with whom Florette work in terms of performance, cost engineering, sustainability.
  • Negotiate contracts / terms for one-off purchases. 
  • The role is responsible for all areas of indirect and packaging spend whilst working in conjunction with the Group Category Managers.

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Graduate and/or CIPS qualified.
  • Knowledge of IT systems with the ability to learn specialist software, experience with procurement software tools.
  • A team player that supports the sharing of information and values the opinions of others.
  • Tenacious approach and ability to work as part of a matrix structure.
  • Exceptional influencing and communication skills being able to build relationships with a range of stakeholders.
  • Able to take clear decisions quickly and under pressure.
  • Second European language is desirable.

Next Steps

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to join the Agrial Fresh Produce team and you have the skills required then please apply today 

 

UK & Ireland, Agrial Fresh Produce Ltd, trading as Florette UK & Ireland based at Lichfield – circa £40-45K