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Head of Procurement

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Head of Procurement

  • Location:

    Irlam

  • Sector:

    Commercial

  • Salary:

    £60,000-£65,000

  • Contact email:

    liverpool@recruit-right.com

  • Contact phone:

    0151 908 0013

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    Permanent

  • Expiry date:

    2022-06-25

Are you an experienced Head of Procurement looking for a new opportunity?

We are recruiting on behalf of our client for a Head of Procurement to identify, manage and develop supplier relationships and to manage a team of 5 people.

Responsibilities:

  • Identifying the right suppliers for the right products - including negotiation, product range, costs, credit terms and delivery schedules

  • Manage stock levels, identify shortages, and form action plans to amend any issues

  • Analyse sales data, identifying trends and forecast customer demand in line with factory plans

The ideal candidate must have previous precuring meat or fish, and will be able to demonstrate:

  • IT literate (MS Office and experience of ERP)

  • Good communication and experience of people management

  • Ability to develop good working relationships at all levels

  • A strong commercial understanding of the business and manufacturing processes and procedures

  • Experience with FMCG is desirable

Base working hours: Mon - Fri, 7:00am-4:00pm and one three Saturdays 7:00am-12:00