Frankfurt am Main, Hessen
€70000 - €85000 per annum + Car, Bonus
GR - J10888_1512733693
5 months ago
Job Title: Lead Buyer - Food Raw Materials
Remuneration: Up to €85k + Bonus + Car
Location: Frankfurt, Germany
Industry: Food Manufacturing
Remit: €100MM Raw Materials spend across EMEA
Our client is a global leader in the food manufacturing area, servicing both Food Service and Food Manufacturing businesses.
As Lead Buyer, it will be your responsibility to source c.€100MM of Fruit and Vegetables for their different strategic business units globally. As a family run company with a €1BN+ turnover, you will both be given a lot of independence to develop your sourcing strategy in this entrepreneurial environment. This role has a clear progression path to a Sourcing Director role over the next 3 years.
You will be comfortable talking peer to peer with the VP's of the business units, and will be able to win hearts and minds to develop innovative sourcing strategies. A large part of your responsibility will be to develop supplier relationships outside of traditional markets, as these will be your future supplier regions!
If you have agricultural / food raw materials procurement experience, this is a role that can offer you progression, in a complex and diversified environment.
For more information, please contact Geoffrey.Reading@1st-Executive.com.