Category Buyer - Award winning FMCG
AWARD WINNING FMCG - BUYER (FOOD) - £40k + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Having just embarked on a substantial expansion project, and acquired key new business, this leading FMCG organisation have a newly created junior procurement buyer position within their esteemed procurement function. Having won multiple procurement awards over the years, my client has created an opportunity for ambitious junior buyer to spearhead their career across direct procurement and progress in a rapid amount of time. The junior buyer will be autonomously responsible for a ranging of projects across multiple categories including but not limited to food, grocery, beverage and impulse.
The junior procurement buyer will be responsible for:
- Assisting in developing category strategy across food, grocery, hot and cold beverage and impulse.
- Managing a spend of circa £50m across various direct categories
- Negotiating with key suppliers across Europe to ensure cost savings
The junior procurement buyer will have:
- Degree + CIPS desirable but not essential
- Strong desire to establish a procurement career within FMCG
- Ability to work in a fast-paced challenging environment
This is a fantastic opportunity for a junior procurement professional wanting to fast track their career to a senior position. With an undisputed reputation for professional development, and significant investment into their employees, you will progress your career within 12-18 months.
For more information, or to apply, please contact Shiva at firstname.lastname@example.org
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