Packaging Buyer - £40,000 + Package - London

England, London
£28000 - £35000 per annum
06 Mar 2019
20 Apr 2019
Alex Brunt
Specialist Area
Buyer, Category Manager, Procurement
Buyer, Graduate
Contract Type
Full Time

Packaging Buyer - £40,000 + Package - Central London

This industry leading retailer are seeking to add an experienced packaging buyer to their procurement team. After experiencing rapid growth they're procurement team has undergone a transformation to increase its role within the firm and a budget to reflect this. The successful candidate will manage a wide range of projects across a large multi-million pound spend.

Procurement Packaging Buyer Job Profile:

  • Having an immediate impact on packaging spend through detailed analysis work to identify key areas for improvement
  • Identifying exciting, new innovative ways of cost reduction
  • Working face to face with key suppliers to develop and build these relationships
  • Utilising the personal training on offer to ensure that promotions are achieved within 9-12 months
  • Developing current skills across the procurement process, working cradle to grave

Procurement Packaging Buyer Requirements:

  • Excellent stake holder management skills
  • Strong analytical skills to come up with innovative opportunities for cost reduction and process improvement
  • Packaging experience within an FMCG, Retail, Food & Beverage background
  • Degree/CIPS desired but not essential

If you are an ambitious packaging buyer who is looking to develop and progress quickly in a fast-paced environment, then this role is a fantastic opportunity.

To find out more and apply please send your CV to Alex at or directly through this page.

Key skills: procurement, packaging, packaging procurement, London, strategic sourcing, category management, stakeholder management, negotiation, SRM, contract management, procurement consultancy, Indirect procurement,

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