Purchasing Manager

Posted 03 Nov 2021

Moy Park

Craigavon, County Armagh (Food Manufacturing)


Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Food ManufacturingRecruiter Reference:682204
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:Competitive

About Moy Park

Moy Park is one of the UK’s top 15 food companies and one of Europe’s leading poultry producers. Moy Park is the European Division of Pilgrim’s Pride and employs over 12,000 people across 12 manufacturing locations in the UK, France and Holland.

People of Moy Park

We are passionate about our people and recognise our teams, along with their individual drive and passion, are the reason for our continued success. This is your opportunity to join a forward-thinking, exciting business- applying to join our business is easy.

Your Role

The Purchasing Manager is responsible for the safe operation and day to day control of the Purchasing function on the Craigavon site. To develop relationships with other key internal departments eg. Planning, Operations, Commercial and Procurement teams and work closely with the Central Procurement and Operations teams to maximise efficiencies within the company.

You will work with supply base to initiate and develop optimised ordering arrangements, respecting MOQ, Minimum Stock levels, lead times, scheduling of deliveries and assist in cost saving initiatives.

Identify areas for development within the department and evaluate current working practices and implement KPI’s.

To benchmark Moy Park stocking facilities/procedures/targets against comparable business units and submit recommendations.

What you’ll need

  • Strong Communication skills.
  • Team player capable of building and developing relationships both within the department and with other areas of the business.
  • Previous experience with ERP systems and Microsoft office.
  • Successful track record of project and people management.

Perks of Moy Park

  • Competitive salary
  • Above statutory holiday entitlement
  • Pension scheme
  • Flexible working
  • Continuous training provided
  • Free on-site parking
  • Discounted employee shop
  • Life cover
  • Shopping discounts

How to Apply

Apply Online