Procurement Executive

Are you a procurement or purchasing professional who can identify sourcing needs and to negotiate competitive prices? If so please contact me to discuss an exciting opportunity, working for a global business who pride themselves on meeting lead times and providing high levels to their customers. Start: ASAP Location: Ely, Cambridgeshire Hours: 9ampm Monday - Friday (37.5 hours per week) Salary: £Negotiable depending on experience Benefits: Life insurance, pension, 22 days holiday (rising to 25 days over 3 years) 8 bank holidays, 1 x charity day off per annum, free on-site gym, free lunch on Fridays at the end of each month and free onsite parking. Duties will include: - Negotiating competitive prices with suppliers and identifying new suppliers - Identification of the businesses sourcing needs - Stock management and planning to ensure the stock levels held meet the production requirements of the business - Liaising with suppliers to ensure lead times are met - Stock inventory management of certain categories - Ensuring that you always support ethical and sustainable solutions. - Checking recent market trends and product availability - Attending trade shows and visiting suppliers Key skills and attributes required: - Food, FMCG or Ingredient industry knowledge is essential for this position - Purchasing or Supply Chain qualifications would be desirable - Excellent communication, negotiation and influencing skills - Strong research and analysis skills - Outstanding attention to detail - Ability to establish and retain excellent relationships - Ability to meet deadlines and prioritise tasks. If you have not received a response within 3-5 working days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Busy Bee Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency for this Permanent vacancy.

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