My client is looking for a career driven professional who demonstrates strong commercial acumen. Applicants must have an extensive background in Sourcing products, identifying best market value and negotiating costs.
The role will report directly to the MD and work very closely with the Marketing department in the development of new ranges.
You will manage supplier relationships, identifying new supply chains where vendors are no longer commercially effective.
Duties & Responsibilities;
Analysing supplier performance levels and developing strong working relationships
Sourcing for existing categories and new ranges
Negotiating costs and setting up supplier agreements
Carrying out risk mitigation exercises
Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain is keen to speak to candidates with the following skills and experiences:
Ideally Degree educated
Experience in working within a Wholesale/ Distribution environment would be highly beneficial
A minimum four years' experience within a similar role
Excellent analytical skills and the ability identify areas of cost down opportunity
Confident communicator with strong presentation and reporting skills
Previous experience in managing supplier relationships
Experience of low cost sourcing, ideally within china
Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain are a division of Elevation Recruitment Group specialising in purchasing, sourcing, and full supply chain control and management positions in Yorkshire and surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would like to hear from you.
Please visit our website at www.elevationrecruitmentgroup.com for more information.