Sourcing Specialist - Global FMCG Major - £40k

England, Northamptonshire
£35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
25 Jan 2019
11 Mar 2019
Hugo Billyard
Specialist Area
Contract Type
Full Time

Sourcing Specialist - Global FMCG Major - £40k + Excellent Benefits Package - Northampton

Following extensive investment and restructuring in their procurement function, iconic FTSE 100 Giant are targeting critical hires to join their expanding team. You will have a unique opportunity to quickly progress, with clearly mapped career progression to promotion, while working in a newly created position covering their highest spend area within raw materials.

Key procurement responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement global sourcing to achieve cost reduction targets and retaining supplier performance
  • Assistant in supplier negotiations to ensure value-adding business requirements are met
  • Identify and strategically source new goods and services while evaluated supplier capabilities
  • Lead sourcing strategies, while overseeing the end-to-end procurement process
  • Understand key stakeholder challenges and requirements to help win support for more far-reaching procurement projects

Desirable skills and attributes:

  • Strong procurement and strategic sourcing experience, with tangible achievements to match
  • A proven track record of progression, with at least 2 years specialising in procurement
  • An ambitious and bright individual with a passion for procurement
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Degree / MCIPS qualification desirable, though not essential

This is a fantastic opportunity to work within a prestigious and well established FMCG firm, with an unrivalled reputation for staff development. You will receive a generous salary package and excellent benefits, while working in a new and modern office.

To apply to the role, email your CV to Hugo Billyard at:

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