£30k - £35k
Commutable from Chester, Wrexham, Crewe, North Wales
My client is looking for an experienced buyer with experience in Purchasing Ingredients, raw materials & Packaging.
- Best practice suppliers sourcing models to secure the most appropriate materials and packaging for NPD (New product development)
- Analyse spend
- Manage stock availability of all materials and packaging for production.
- Negotiating with suppliers
- Source new ingredients and packaging
- Support group purchasing and take a lead buying role for group in key areas
- Previous purchasing/planning/logistical experience in FMCG food manufacturing preferred
- Strong communications skills
- Excel - Reporting/analysis skills
- Highly numerate with good analytical skills