European Buyer- £55k- West London

Location
West London
Salary
GBP42000 - GBP60000 per annum +
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
28 Aug 2017
Ref
1707-54
Contact
jobsYMT
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Buyer, Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

European Purchasing Buyer, Ingredients - Multinational FMCG Organization - Middlesex - £40,000 + Bonus & Benefits

Due to recent restructure of the organisation, there is a need for a European purchasing buyer to join this exciting FMCG organization and develop the Ingredients portfolio within this fantastic firm. The European Category Buyer will have responsibility over a portfolio of up to €60m covering the European Zone and multiple factory sites across the continent. You will be implementing their established Best-In-Class procurement process and strategic processes within the food buying category. This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast-growing multinational brand and develop your knowledge within the FMCG market.

This European Procurement Buyer will be responsible for:-

  • In depth knowledge of the FMCG market and sourcing foods and ingredients within a similar environment
  • Strong experience of the 7-Step Strategic Sourcing process and experience within a Global and European market
  • Previous experience managing large portfolios over £35 million
  • Excellent stakeholder management and negotiating skills in a cross-functional business

The European Category Manager for Ingredients will play a key role in the future growth of the business in the long term and will require someone with an expertise in the subject who can deliver value to the organization. If you have a track-record of delivering savings in the Ingredients or Foods categories within well-known FMCG brands then this is your next career move.

To apply for the position please apply directly.

Keywords: Buyer, Purchasing, Procurement, Team Leader, FMCG, Food, Beverage, Ingredients, Raw Materials, Manufacturing, Production, London, Middlesex, Europe, EMEA, UK, Degree