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Procurement Manager

  • Location:

    Chichester

  • Sector:

    Fresh Produce

  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Price-Wilkins

  • Job ref:

    JP/HQ00018516

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

Procurement Manager

Are you passionate about fresh produce and ready to take on a dynamic role in a fast-paced environment?

We're seeking a dedicated Procurement Manager to ensure that high-quality raw materials are sourced and delivered efficiently to meet customer orders.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead, coach, and develop the Procurement team.
  • Manage team schedules, performance, and training.
  • Ensure smooth communication across departments.
  • Negotiate supplier contracts with the G&P Director.
  • Develop and maintain procurement strategy.
  • Drive supplier improvement and find better supply solutions.
  • Monitor and explain weekly Purchase Price Variance (PPV).
  • Coordinate with Growers and Technical for top-quality materials.
  • Handle supplier relationships and performance management.

What do you need to be successful?

  • Experience in a fast-paced procurement environment in Fresh Produce/Food.
  • Proficiency with procurement tools and costing models.
  • Effective communication in English (Spanish and Italian are a plus).
  • Exceptional attention to detail.

Working Conditions:

  • Office Based role in Chichester. Potential to be hybrid, but will be on-site for the majority.
  • Occasional travel across UK & Portugal Sites

Salary

£55,000 - £65,000pa

This is an urgent requirement, and the client are looking to conduct interviews on W/c 24th June.

If you are interested, don't hesitate to apply!