Site Buyer

Posted 29 Jul 2020

Greencore Group plc

Worksop (Purchasing or Procurement)


Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Purchasing or ProcurementRecruiter Reference:greencore/TP/196/5199
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:Competitive

  • Contribute ideas and information to support the formulation and implement a sourcing strategy to ensure that current business performance targets are achieved and that overall Divisional strategies are supported
  • Provide data and insight to support all sourcing activity for the site, to ensure that the total cost (PPV) of the portfolio is managed efficiently and effectively
  • Timely adherence to purchasing and sourcing policy and practise to ensure that activities are aligned and focused on common goals
  • Establish and monitor information sources/data and forecast prices, to ensure accurate business forecasting and support of commercial teams
Job Description

You may not have heard of us, but we’re sure you’ve tried our products. We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing c. 11,500 colleagues across 16 manufacturing sites we supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals.

Here at Manton Wood, we have a team of around 1,700 colleagues. We produce sandwiches and wraps for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Co-op, Asda, Morrisons, Boots, Aldi and Lidl.

Our Manton Wood site has a gym, restaurant with hot food and a staff shop available to all our colleagues.

We are looking for an experienced Buyer to lead the procurement for ingredients, following the key processes within the business that deliver the Purchasing strategy for the site. The successful candidate will have a strong background in both tactical and strategic buying.

What we’re looking for
  • Experience of buying food ingredients from different suppliers for a site.
  • Proficient in Microsoft office suite
  • Strong numerical skills

If this sounds like you, join us and grow with Greencore, and be a part of driving our future success.

What you’ll get in return
  • Competitive salary 
  • Company car
  • 25 days holiday
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • Company share save scheme
  • Greencore Qualifications
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.


 

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