Head of Procurement - FMCG

EUR70000 - EUR75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
30 May 2018
29 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Procurement - FMCG

International Food & Beverage Company

Location - Malta

Salary - €75k + 25% Bonus + Benefits & Relocation

Contact - Rikard, JobsRL@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to work and live in the Island of Malta?

With over 100 years of operations in the food & beverage industry, exporting to over 80 countries worldwide, this international FMCG firm is looking to significantly increase its procurement operations and is looking for a Head of Procurement to lead the department. As Head of Procurement you will oversee all procurement operations, responsible for Raw Materials, Packaging and Indirects, reporting directly to the Managing Director. You will play a critical leadership role in managing a team of 9 Purchasing Managers, Buyers and Analysts.

As Head of Procurement your responsibilities will include:-

  • Driving cost reduction and mitigating risk across all procurement operations
  • Developing key supplier relationships and establishing new frameworks for new supplier selection and performance evaluation
  • Providing subject matter expertise across all key procurement areas (Packaging, Raw Materials and Indirects)
  • Lead and develop a multi-disciplinary team of procurement professionals
  • Provide industry insight into new innovations in packaging, ingredients and raw materials to support on new product development

Key skills required for the Head of Procurement position:-

  • Proven background in a leadership position in the FMCG industry
  • Experience in sourcing a wide range of products and services covering raw materials, ingredients, packaging and indirects
  • Excellent knowledge of Food & Beverage operations including Supply Chain, Import/Export and Distribution
  • Effective communications skills and internal & external stakeholder relationship management
  • Educated to MSc level in a relevant field such as Supply Chain, Engineering, Commerce, Economics or Finance

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an international business with a focus on growth and change. You will be in a leadership position managing all Procurement operations with a high level of visibility across the organization by reporting directly to the Managing Director. As Head of Procurement you will shape the future of the procurement organization and heavily influence the businesses' growth and performance. If you have the relevant skills and experience in the FMCG industry and looking for an exciting opportunity to live on the sunny Island of Malta, apply now to Rikard at JobsRL@bramwithconsulting.co.uk