A fantastic opportunity has become available with a successful Fresh Produce specialist, in a key role as Head of Procurement. This position offers the opportunity to join a successful and driven company. Working as part of an energetic and personable team, the position of Head of Procurement will report to and work alongside the Director and become a fundamental member of the buying team.
This board focused role will deliver a strategic plan across the group and will manage a team of procurement professionals across designated fresh produce categories.
Provide leadership to the Procurement and Supply Chain teams
Manage successful Supplier relationships
Manage costs and Financial performance
Experience gained in a Senior Procurement position within Fresh Produce
Professional and confident, with the ability to communicate at all levels
An understanding of the Fresh Produce Supply Chain
Numerically minded and confident working with data
Financial acumen with the ability to make quick decisions
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft systems
This role requires a passionate, organised and pro-active individual, confident in a fast-paced & demanding environment, with the ability to meet deadlines and tight timescales.
Competitive Salary offered + Bonus, based on personal & company performance
Location; West Midlands
Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Head of Procurement / Senior Procurement Manager / Senior Buyer on (phone number removed) or alternatively please send a CV