Purchasing Executive

Ref: NSM4
Salary: £28,000 -  £30,000
Location: [G. London] Shepherds Bush

Job Description

The Role

Do you have the passion and the drive to work for a growing start-up? Do you want to work in a fun, fast-paced environment where you can have a real impact on the business?

This is a challenging, exciting and fast-paced role, reporting directly in to the Head of Supply Chain while also working closely with the Operations and Finance Team. The role is mainly office based, but does involve coordinating and attending supplier meetings, and travelling to visit facilities at least 1 day a week.

Your main duties will include:

• Managing the supply base of materials and maintaining strong supplier relationships
• Negotiating prices with confidence
• Providing support in collaboration with other teams, to help successful forecasting; delisting and sourcing of products, and New Product launches
• Capacity tracking and monitoring of availability for all materials
• Identifying and executing contingency supply plans for materials
• Collaborating with the supply base to review contracts, SLAs and best working practices
• Working with the finance team and Head of Supply Chain to review pricing and budgeting for sourcing of materials
• Working closely with the operations team to deliver quality products to our customers through great sourcing and production planning
• Other ad-hoc duties as they arise

The Candidate

• At least one years experience within procurement within FMCG / e-commerce
• Strong numerical skills and a highly analytical mind and strong negotiation skills
• Passion and confidence in relationship building with external suppliers and stakeholders
• The ability to ensure integrity of the supply chain and commercial data
• The ability to be pro-active and to work autonomously, whilst supporting a team
• A passion for e-commerce
• Amazing organisation skills and have a keen attention to detail

It is with regret, that due to a high volume of applications, we are only able to contact applicants who have been successfully shortlisted.

RoCHe Recruitment Solutions can only assist candidates who are eligible to work in the EU or hold the relevant visas.


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