Senior Buyer - Non-food

Location
London
Salary
GBP45000 - GBP55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted
01 Apr 2019
Closes
01 May 2019
Ref
BBBH7376
Contact
Shiva Davoodi
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Buyer, Manager
Sector
Catering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Senior Buyer - Non-food - FTSE100 Restaurant business - London - £45-55k+ package

This multinational FTSE100 organisation, that has a clear brand within the catering and restaurant sectors, is looking to bring onboard an ambitious and clearly passionate senior buyer to play an integral role within their non-food category.

After a high value acquisition of new business, a brand-new position has been created, reporting directly to the Head of Procurement across all non-food categories. As this is a rapidly expanding area of this organisation's procurement function, you will not only can work across a number of exciting projects, but you will have the opportunity to lead and develop your own team of ambitious buyers.

Senior Procurement Buyer role outline: -

  • Creating and implementing global sourcing strategies across non-food categories
  • Liaising with senior stakeholders across various business units to support the overall goals of the business.
  • Acting in line with the company's collaborative culture to promote a thriving work environment
  • Striving for rapid progression into category management through the utilisation of training and mentorship programs
  • Developing and mentoring your own team of buyers and contracts administrators



Procurement Lead Requirements:

  • Demonstrated progression and cost savings within procurement, industry specific experience is not a necessity however may prove beneficial
  • An entrepreneurial mind-set with the ability to create innovative ideas to help secure the firm's position in the market
  • An ambitious personality striving to progress into category management positions



This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading organisation going through significant growth, ideal for someone with a passion for the beverage industry looking to take a step forward in their career.

If you are interested in applying or finding out more, please send an application through this domain or directly by sending a copy of your CV to jobssd@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

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