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Purchasing Controller (Ingredients and Packaging)

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Purchasing Controller (Ingredients and Packaging)

RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorFMCG - Food & Drink, Grocery, Manufacturing, Retail
Salary£60,000 to £80,000 per annum
BenefitsCar, 20% bonus, PHI, Pens.
LocationsAnglia, Cambridgeshire, East Midlands, Nottinghamshire, Warwickshire, West Midlands
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted26 November 2018

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My market-leading food manufacturing client are looking to appoint a Purchasing Controller (Ingredients and Packaging) to lead a Purchasing team who are split across a number of sites UK wide.

Client Details

My client operates on an international level, supplying B2B into the food industry. They are a fast growing, multi-billion pound organisation and as a result of their growth and success, offer fantastic opportunities for development and progression.


As Purchasing Controller (Ingredients and Packaging) you will have the following responsibilities:
  • Implement the purchasing strategy to ensure that targets are achieved and aligned with the overall strategy
  • Lead on all Purchasing activity (through direct team and sourcing team) for the business unit, to ensure that the total cost (PPV) of the portfolio is managed efficiently and effectively
  • Establish and monitor information sources/data and forecast prices, to ensure accurate business forecasting, and support of commercial teams on their Nottinghamshire site
  • Monitor and review the team capability (Buyers x2 and and NPD Buyer x1) to ensure they meet key objectives and are developed to maximise their potential
  • Review sourcing requirements to ensure that a clear supplier sourcing and succession plan is enacted


The successful candidate for this high-profile role will have extensive purchasing experience, gained within an FMCG organisation and ideally multi-site. You will have strong sourcing and negotiation experience and experience of building a high performing team (from a line management or mentoring perspective).

You will be of degree calibre, highly numerical and analytical.

Job Offer

The successful candidate for the Purchasing Controller (Ingredients and Packaging) opportunity, will be offered £60,000 - £80,000 plus company car/allowance, family PHI, 20% bonus potential...

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