We are currently working with a leading fresh produce business based in Maidstone.
Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking a Senior Procurement Manager to join their team based in Maidstone.
The Senior Procurement Manager will be responsible for long term company procurement strategy on imported products.
Responsibilities will include:
Delivering growth against business strategic objectives
Being responsible for P&L and foreign currency requests
Building a strategic overseas supply base to achieve growth targets in business plan and exceed customer expectations
Look at ways to add value, whilst achieving a low-cost supply chain
Co-responsible for demand planning with trading teams
Communicate and assist with country technical procurement managers
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:
Previous experience in a procurement role, ideally within a fresh produce/fmcg environment
Ability to build strong relationships with customers, suppliers and internal members of staff
A strategic thinker with a risk-aware approach
Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team across professional, operational and cultural boundaries
This is an outstanding opportunity to join a growing business that can offer ongoing training, development and career opportunities coupled with a competitive salary and benefits package.
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