Category Food Buyer

  • £35000 - £38000 per annum
Date: 7th Nov 2019   
Are you currently working in the procurement world in the food industry or a similar FMCG industry looking for a new opportunity as a Category Buyer? You will be working for one of the biggest brands within the food industry and this is a great opportunity for someone who has 2-3 years experience working in the procurement world, ideally in buying?

My client is currently recruiting for a Category buyer in both their NPD/Innovation team and also their Logistics and Site Services.

The main responsibilities of the role will be to:

- You will be required to deliver saving and cash flow targets
- You will be working as part of the procurement team with direct responsibility for all third party spending to help driving innovation and NPD across a variety of projects or you will have direct responsibility for the logistics and site services spend.
- You will have a big focus on Continuous Improvement across the supply chain team
- You will also have a big focus on cost efficiencies as well as introducing company wide best practice processes to drive benefit to marketing and operational budgets
- Developing a clear understanding of the total costs of the supply chain spend area will also be a big part of this role.

If this sounds like the role for you or if you would like any more information please get in touch with Nick on 0117 3252 999 or