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Procurement Manager - Food & Beverage

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Procurement Manager - Food & Beverage

Reference13903565001_792353
RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorGrocery, Retail
Salary£50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Town/CityLondon
LocationsBedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Greater London, Hertfordshire, London, South East (Excl London), Surrey
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted08 May 2018

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This fantastic to be part of one of the fastest growing catering businesses in the UK. This role would be to create, drive and implement strategy behind all food and beverage purchasing for a number of key clients in the South East & London. Buying a range of ingredients foods, whilst negotiating the best deals or the business and keeping quality high.

Client Details



Our client is one of the UK's leading catering businesses, using the finest and most sustainable products, their food and beverages are to the industries highest standard and ensure that all customer service is always quality.



The catering business is a growing business in a well known larger blue chip businesses and need food procurement specialists to help grow the already established client base in the south east of England and London.



Description



This greenfield Buying position, will be supporting the procurement function as well as helping the growth strategy in London and the South East. The primary focus is to enhance a diverse but sustainable range of food offering for a number of high end cafes, restaurants and client sites across London and the South East.



The role includes;

  • Responsibility for effective procurement of Cofee, Produce, Sandwiches & Meat - circa £20m spend
  • Developing long term relationships with suppliers
  • Drive commercial value across the catering category spend to achieve budgeted targets, in line with business growth strategy.
  • Working with a range of internal stakeholders such as Operations, NPD and Chefs
  • Using continuous improvement tools and processes to effectively drive sustainable business growth opportunities and maximise the overall commercial value from through the category development process.
  • Mitigate risk within the supply chain through supplier audit activity and Business Continuity Plans.
  • Support client and bid pipeline, implementing procurement initiatives from initial bid stage onwards.



Profile
  • A passionate ‘foodie’ with a solid procurement background
  • Experience sourcing ideally within the food service or catering industries.
  • Proven, solid influencing and negotiation skills.
  • Strong Stakeholder management and personal development experience with the ability to challenge and inspire team members.
  • Experienced analytical skills, ideally aligned to e-commerce experience and knowledge.
  • Understanding of trends with market insight and developing food trends across a range of sectors.


  • Educated to degree level or with ideally MCIPS qualifications.





Job Offer
  • £50,000 to £60,000 (based on experience in contract catering)
  • Bonus
  • Car Allowance
  • Benefits
  • Flexible Working and ability to work from home

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