Sourcing Specialist - Global FMCG Major - £40k

Location
England, Northamptonshire
Salary
£35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted
25 Jan 2019
Closes
26 Feb 2019
Ref
BBBH6760.4
Contact
Hugo Billyard
Specialist Area
Buyer
Sector
FMCG
Function
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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: jobsHB@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

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