Packaging Buyer - £40,000 + Package - London

Location
London
Salary
GBP28000 - GBP35000 per annum +
Posted
06 Mar 2019
Closes
05 Apr 2019
Ref
BBBH6348.2231
Contact
Alex Brunt
Specialist Area
Buying, Procurement
Job Level
Buyer, Graduate
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Packaging Buyer - £40,000 + Package - Central London

This industry leading retailer are seeking to add an experienced packaging buyer to their procurement team. After experiencing rapid growth they're procurement team has undergone a transformation to increase its role within the firm and a budget to reflect this. The successful candidate will manage a wide range of projects across a large multi-million pound spend.

Procurement Packaging Buyer Job Profile:

  • Having an immediate impact on packaging spend through detailed analysis work to identify key areas for improvement
  • Identifying exciting, new innovative ways of cost reduction
  • Working face to face with key suppliers to develop and build these relationships
  • Utilising the personal training on offer to ensure that promotions are achieved within 9-12 months
  • Developing current skills across the procurement process, working cradle to grave

Procurement Packaging Buyer Requirements:

  • Excellent stake holder management skills
  • Strong analytical skills to come up with innovative opportunities for cost reduction and process improvement
  • Packaging experience within an FMCG, Retail, Food & Beverage background
  • Degree/CIPS desired but not essential

If you are an ambitious packaging buyer who is looking to develop and progress quickly in a fast-paced environment, then this role is a fantastic opportunity.

To find out more and apply please send your CV to Alex at a.brunt@bramwithconsulting.co.uk or directly through this page.

Key skills: procurement, packaging, packaging procurement, London, strategic sourcing, category management, stakeholder management, negotiation, SRM, contract management, procurement consultancy, Indirect procurement,

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