European Ingredients Buyer-Food and Beverages

Bramwith Consulting
London (South)
£35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
06 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
This world renowned food and beverage giant is on the search for a European Buyer, to join their strong workforce. The successful procurement professional will be responsible for managing large spends, of up to £50 million and liaising with key stakeholders and suppliers. The growth of the procurement function within this company means that there are massive opportunities to make a big impact and progress quickly. This exciting Procurement role will entail the following: Sourcing a vast range of food and beverage ingredients from global markets and developing procurement category strategies. Working with key suppliers and stakeholders, creating strong relationships and ensuring value for money and optimum efficiency of processes Managing costs and budgeting and negotiating annual savings across large spends The following procurement skills are required: Procurement knowledge of the strategic sourcing and tendering processes- ideally within the food and beverage sector The ability to confidently negotiate and influence key stakeholders and suppliers Degree educated, or equivalent work experience within the procurement sector A solid track record developing strategic sourcing plans, managing large spends and analysing category performance If you are someone who is looking to develop quickly within a professional and growing global company and wants to benefit from the unrivalled training and development opportunities, within a large workforce, please send through an up to date CV now to This job was originally posted as