Head of Procurement
£ Dependant on Experience
Jackson Hogg is delighted to be supporting a rapidly growing food manufacturing business based in Gloucestershire with the appointment of a Head of Procurement.
About the Job
Reporting to the MD with complete responsibility of procurement strategy and activities across multiple sites, this is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Procurement professional with a passion add value and take the lead on implementing change and process improvements projects to drive business performance and growth.
Managing a small team, this role is responsible for annual budgets, sourcing new suppliers, developing existing supplier relationships, supplier performance to ensure the smooth procurement of all commodities, services, capital and indirect categories as well as maintaining quality and business standards.
Skills & Experience Required
- 5+ years procurement experience
- Ideally previous experience working within a food manufacturing environment
- Experienced managing UK domestic and international suppliers
- Team Management experience
- Multi-site remit exposure advantageous
- Strong working knowledge Excel & Microsoft Office
- Previous experience leading MRP implementation projects is also advantageous
About the Company
The company is a growing food manufacturer with a strong heritage and diverse customer base. With a close-knit and collaborative culture, this is the kind of business where everyone helps and supports eachother across departments, pulling together towards a shared goal – meeting business objectives and striving for growth and success.
This role would suit a driven and ambitious procurement professional looking for an opportunity to have full ownership of a procurement function and put their stamp on things by bringing new ideas and new solutions to the table.
To find out more, please get in touch using the details below:
Skye Madden | Team Leader – Procurement & Supply Chain