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RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorRetail
Salary£45,000 to £50,000 per annum
BenefitsCar Allowance, 20% Bonus
LocationsWarwickshire, West Midlands
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted05 September 2018

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Strategic responsibility for the Procurement of the Retail customer sector. This involves supporting the Retail sales teams and customers through managing projects on new and existing business to increase sales, margin & customer experience. Identifying new products, stakeholder engagement, dynamism and creativity.

Client Details

A leading packaging manufacturer


  • Providing the procurement support to the retail sales team on new & existing business projects

  • Identify and manage, at a high level, an appropriate supplier profile to fit the retail strategy

  • Identify and introduce suitable new products and suppliers to give the retail team a competitive edge in the market

  • Work with the wider procurement team to ensure best possible outcome on all projects.

  • Liaise with the RDC teams to ensure smooth delivery of all projects

  • Identify areas to improve margin, sales & customer experience on existing business.

  • Develop the Retail procurement team

  • Control of Tenders, New Business Enquiries & Significant Line Extension

  • Filtration of Workload to RDC, DPM, Retail Purchasing team or Innovation LAB.

  • Personal Ownership of Major Enquiries

  • Vendor Management on Key Contracts

  • Complete understanding of Procurement Strategy and commercial arrangements to ensure rounded approach to new and existing business

  • Preparation of commercial documents for internal review, including pallet volumes, stock value, stock turn and profit per pallet/cube

  • Manage the supply base for Retail Procurement at a senior level

  • Manage all Retail projects to ensure timely and quality performance

  • Identify and deliver opportunities to improve sales, margin & customer experience on existing business

  • Manage and deliver Retail Procurement targets and KPI’s

  • Monitor the market to identify trends & opportunities in raw material pricing, capacity and new entrants


Strong & in-depth purchasing background , packaging is desirable but not essential. Customer facing procurement experience is a must

Degree educated

CIPS qualified

Job Offer

A competitive Package

Team management & growth opportunity

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Recruiter: Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
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