Procurement Manager - Consumer Goods

London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
£45,000 to £55,000
14 Sep 2018
28 Sep 2018
Senior Management
Operations, Procurement
FMCG / Retail
Contract Type

Location: London
Sector: Consumer Goods, Retail
Base Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Bonus: Bonus
Benefits: Car, Pension, Health Care, Life Cover

Our client is a leading household furniture and kitchen appliances retailer within Europe. Due to growth, they are looking to appoint a new Procurement Manager for their operations in the South of England.

The Role:

  • Reporting directly to the Operations Director, you will be responsible mainly for the purchasing of a wide range of new bedroom furniture lines. However, regularly you will be asked to work across different departments, particularly for the purchasing of company specials and limited time offers.
  • You will maintain existing client relations, as well as develop new relations and enter negotiations with potential clients.
  • Whilst, remaining aware of and implementing strategic goals and plans, you will have a high level of independence in purchasing decisions and scope to innovate product lines.

The Person:

  • Ideally of graduate calibre, it is preferred that you also hold a qualification issued by the Chartered Institute of Procurement (CIPS). Experience of retail procurement is desired.
  • You will have a solid track record in procurement with experience in driving savings and introducing efficiencies. You must possess strong numerate and analytical skills.
  • You will have a strong commercial mind and interpersonal skills with experience in contractual negotiations and developing client relations.
  • You are an ambitious character, seeking opportunities to advance the career ladder at an accelerated rate.

In the first instance please forward relevant CV’s including your current remuneration package quoting PMCG/948/01 to Barnaby Stewart Senior Executive Search Ltd by clicking on Apply.