Procurement Manager- Consumer Goods PMCG/948/01
FMCG / Consumer Goods
£45K - £55K Base

Job Title: 
Procurement Manager- Consumer Goods PMCG/948/01
Job Type: 
Future Executive Talent
Job sector: 
FMCG / Consumer Goods
Location: 
London
Base Salary: 
£45K - £55K Base
Bonus: 
Car, Pension, Health Care, Life Cover, Bonus
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
PMCG/948/01
About this position: 

Our client is a leading household furniture and kitchen appliances retailer within Europe. Due to growth, they are looking to appoint a new Procurement Manager for their operations in the South of England.

The Role: 
  • Reporting directly to the Operations Director, you will be responsible mainly for the purchasing of a wide range of new bedroom furniture lines. However, regularly you will be asked to work across different departments, particularly for the purchasing of company specials and limited time offers.
  • You will maintain existing client relations, as well as develop new relations and enter negotiations with potential clients.
  • Whilst, remaining aware of and implementing strategic goals and plans, you will have a high level of independence in purchasing decisions and scope to innovate product lines.
The Person: 
  • Ideally of graduate calibre, it is preferred that you also hold a qualification issued by the Chartered Institute of Procurement (CIPS). Experience of retail procurement is desired.
  • You will have a solid track record in procurement with experience in driving savings and introducing efficiencies. You must possess strong numerate and analytical skills.
  • You will have a strong commercial mind and interpersonal skills with experience in contractual negotiations and developing client relations.
  • You are an ambitious character, seeking opportunities to advance the career ladder at an accelerated rate.