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Group Procurement Director

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Group Procurement Director

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Food

  • Salary:

    £120000 - £150000 per annum + Exec Package

  • Contact:

    James Price-Wilkins

  • Job ref:

    JP/HQ00018459

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

Group Procurement Director

Are you a Senior Procurement Professional seeking a new opportunity?

MorePeople are working with a leading food service business and are on the search for a talented individual to take the helm of the procurement team and drive their strategic sourcing initiatives on a global scale.

This role can be based out of either the London or Bicester office.

What does the role entail?

  • Lead and Strategize: Develop and implement robust procurement strategies to ensure cost-effective and efficient sourcing of products worldwide.
  • Team Management: Oversee and mentor a team of procurement professionals, fostering a collaborative and high-performing work environment.
  • Cross-Departmental Impact: Collaborate with diverse teams, from Operations to Product Management, to align procurement goals and support organizational success.
  • Performance Excellence: Set and track ambitious performance metrics, continually pushing the envelope for procurement excellence.
  • Innovative Sourcing: Develop groundbreaking supplier sourcing strategies and mentor your team
  • New Product Innovator: Be the go-to procurement expert for the New Products Development team, integrating procurement insights into our latest innovations.

What They're Looking For:

  • A proven procurement leader with a passion for driving strategic initiatives and optimizing processes within the food wholesale or fresh produce sector.
  • An expert in supplier management and strategic sourcing, with a knack for building strong partnerships.
  • A dynamic communicator who can engage and inspire internal and external stakeholders.
  • A proactive problem-solver who thrives on continuous improvement and innovation.
  • A mentor who can develop and lead a high-performing procurement team to success.

Salary

£120,000pa - £150,000pa + Exec Package

They are looking to review submissions as soon as possible, so don't hesitate to reach out if you are interested!