Buyer/Purchasing Manager (FMCG)

Howarth Morris
Wrexham (Wrecsam)
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a well-established and highly regarded family owned FMCG manufacturer based in the Wrexham area. Due to securing a number of lucrative new contracts which this is a newly created role to meet evolving business demands as the company continues its unprecedented rate of growth (£100m t/o with growth to £200 forecasted in the next 18m/2 years). Reporting directly to the Financial Controller and board of Directors you will be responsible for all aspects of buying/procurement with annual spend of over £20m across all areas including product materials, packaging, chemicals, fuel, vehicle parts, office suppliers, utilities and you will take the lead on selecting suppliers and negotiating terms of business with new and existing suppliers ensuring that any relevant compliance regulations are incorporated accurately and effectively.

Applicants will be experienced Buyer/Procurement professionals, ideally CIPS Qualified, with a thorough understanding of procurement and contractual requirements and will have worked in a similar profile FMCG business with a track record of forging strong supplier relationships and adding real business value.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly regarded, expanding business in a broad, autonomous and fulfilling role. Due to this being a newly created role our client is happy to consider a range of applicant profiles and the salary & benefits will be determined by the skills set, level and experience of the successful applicant although the salary range is envisaged to be £35-50k level.

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