Morgan McKinley have partnered exclusively with a growing FMCG to recruit a Procurement Specialist. This is a permanent role based in Louth.
Morgan McKinley have partnered exclusively with a growing manufacturing company to recruit a Procurement Specialist. This is a permanent role based in Louth.
The Procurement Specialist will have responsibility for ensuring continued cost reduction and ensuring supply chain continuity on a large portfolio of finished goods and raw materials. Building relationships with a external suppliers co-packers to ensure on time & in full delivery of products to multiple markets
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Support the procurement, tender, RFP process to determine supply & spend solutions to reduce the cost/price.
Lead complex pricing and contract negotiations with strategic and/or critical suppliers and develop opportunities to expand the value and cost optimization delivered from the supply base.
Manage a review of the supply base and the markets and work with key stakeholders to attract new suppliers and to access the most up to date materials, goods & service offerings.
Create sustainable value from supplier relationships by chairing joint supplier and cross-functional reviews to include monitoring of supplier KPI's, realising continuous improvements, innovation, supplier visits and identification and mitigation of supply risk.
Carry out contractual negotiations and deliver effective Supply Agreements reducing exposure to risk and liability, ensuring compliance with legal trading terms.
3+ years of Procurement experience with sourcing experience in RFI/ RFP and tendering
Logistics experience of shipping, haulage & warehousing
Excellent Excel & SAP knowledge/ experience
Supplier Relationship Management
Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.