Packaging Buyer (Food and Drink)

Recruiter
1st Executive
Location
England, London
Salary
£250 - £400 per day
Posted
06 Feb 2019
Closes
23 Mar 2019
Ref
J12437
Contact
Elliot Fisher
Specialist Area
Buyer
Function
Buyer
Hours
Full Time

Superb opportunity to join one of the worlds leading snacking companies on interim basis as a Packaging Buyer. This is an initial 9-month contract, paying up to £350p/d, sourcing various types of packaging for food products from anything such as paper, cardboard up to Thermoform.

My client has hundreds of years of family baking and confectionary experience, with a number of household brand names.

You will be in a team of 4 packaging buyers, soon to grow to 6, with an annual spend of £100m. As a packaging buyer you will be responsible for a spend of £10m, moving up to £30m.

What my client is looking for in you:

  • Demonstrable experience procuring various types of packaging for products within the food and drink and/or retail industry.
  • PPV (Purchase Price Variance) experience
  • Experience working on previous projects that revolved around a new product launch.
  • Food and Drink industry experience
  • Strong SRM skills

This is an urgent need, if you are interested, please apply for the role now and any questions, call Elliot Fisher on 01483 212186.

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