Procurement Controller - Tomatoes and Customer Collaboration

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Job Sector:
East Midlands
£60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Salary Description:
Greencore Plc
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Role Purpose:

To have full responsibility for a defined sourcing area across the whole business, ensuring that performance delivers against Procurement and Functional plans, targets, and strategies. To support Commercial on broad customer engagement topics, providing procurement insight and expertise on inflation recovery and cost mitigation opportunities.


Lead on all procurement activity for the material group to ensure that the total cost of the portfolio is managed efficiently and effectively. with rigorous attention to detail on PV, financial forecasting, rebates, cash management, credit & counterparty risk, and GPE delivery
Formulate and implement a Material Group Sourcing Strategy to ensure that business strategies & performance targets are achieved and ensure cross functional agreement with plan.
Stakeholder engagement with Commercial teams, including regular market updates/commentary, and support of inflation recovery in your area of expertise, including direct dialogue with customer where necessary.
Stakeholder engagement with Commercial teams including support of broad inflationary requests (insight and expertise), cost out/mitigation opportunities, customer meetings, and commodity model management.
Attend internal commercial meetings where necessary
Stakeholder engagement with Operational teams (including Technical and Sustainability) to ensure correct levels of Quality and Inbound Service levels are achieved. Develop strong working relationships with GM and Supply Chain teams.
Ensure appropriate governance and risk management

Why Greencore?You may not have heard of us, but we’re sure you’ve tried our products. We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing 13,000 colleagues across 16 world-class manufacturing sites and 18 distribution depots across the UK. We supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals.
What we’re looking for
Degree calibre.
Detailed knowledge of procurement systems and processes.
Strong negotiation experience.
High level knowledge of material group.
Microsoft Office Proficient
Good understanding of food manufacture, process, and suppliers.

What you’ll get in return
Competitive salary and job-related benefits
25 days holidays
Pension up to 8% matched
Life insurance up to 4x salary
Company share save scheme
Greencore Qualifications
Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.


Contact Details:
Greencore Plc
Tel: 0200 000 0000
Contact: Robin Mukerjee

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