Procurement Manager Recycling Evidence

Easy Web Recruitment
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Procurement Manager (Recycling Evidence)

Our client is a dynamic team of 35 people, with a passion to support their clients in the field of environmental compliance and to add value though innovation. With a fresh approach to packaging, waste electrical and battery regulations, their clients depend on them to manage their legal obligations and procure recycling evidence. Their clients cover 3 main sectors (Retail, Food & Drink / Technology / Manufacture and Import) and include major brands such as Coop, Honda and Virgin Media.

Position: Procurement Manager (Recycling Evidence)
Location: Aztec West, Bristol
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Salary: £Competitive
Benefits: Competitive wage, plus bonus; Full time permanent contract, 8 hours per day; 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays, plus 3 volunteer days; Gym membership, 5 x salary life Insurance, 3 to 5% Pension, paid sick leave.

Closing Date: 9am Monday 29th January 2018.

About the role:

They are looking for an independent, assertive and detailed person to ensure they procure fully traceable recycling evidence. The candidate must be able to achieve results through building relationships with suppliers, managing detail and creating innovative solutions. A background in waste management is desirable but not essential.

Reporting to the Operations Director, the purpose of this role is to work with their internal teams to forecast demand, then work with external suppliers to build security of supply at the right commercial terms.


- Procuring the required amount of evidence across packaging, batteries and WEEE
- Negotiating favourable commercial terms and building long term reliable relationships with suppliers
- Evidence supply compliance with all relevant laws, regulations and best practice
- Accountable for recording and registering evidence data
- Accountable for team management, development and support under direction of the Operations Director
- Support the Operations Director
- Provide expert technical advice and support to the company
- Support delivery and development of the overall company strategy

About you:

- Ability to build long term relationships and close deals
- Understand complex data and technical information
- Contacts within the waste industry
- Willing to travel and occasionally stay away from home
- An understanding of recycling, evidence supply and Environment Agency rules
- Leadership and management skills, with relevant experience

You may have experience of the following: Procurement Manager, Procurement Category Manager, Purchasing Manager, Supply Chain Manager, Recycling, Waste Management, Business Development, Procurement Executive, etc

Please note, our client reserves the right to bring forward the closing date of any of its job vacancies if they receive a suitable number of high quality applications from which to make a shortlist. Therefore, they recommend that you apply for one of their roles as soon as possible rather than wait until the published closing date.

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.