£45000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance, PMI
8 months ago
1st Executive is working with a leading FMCG business who is recruiting for Purchasing Manager to oversee the packaging category, where you will lead a small team. The role is working for a forward thinking company and will give you the chance to bring insight and innovation to the category.
- Proactively sourcing across the packaging category and looking at ways to improve the process.
- Leading the change projects for new packaging ranges prior to and including the launch.
- Building and developing strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
- Analysing across the category and finding ways of creating savings.
- Develop and manage suppler relationships as part of the end to end procurement process.
- Experience strategically sourcing Packaging ideally within the Food industry.
- Experience with leading change with new packaging ranges.
- Experience leading a small team is desirable.
- Strong stakeholder management experience.
- Degree educated / equivalent or CIPS.