Role details

Buyer

Torrance   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Buyer for leading pre-packaged Food supplier
  • Great opportunity for career growth

About Our Client

Our client is a leader in the pre-packaged food industry and is looking to rapidly expand their operations. Looking for past CPG experience.

Job Description

  • Define and control the Procurement policy Nationally, both direct and indirect
  • Lead negotiations and work directly with key vendors to ensure best quality and price are achieved
  • Development of the sourcing plan for suppliers
  • Management the procurement process in terms of trading operations with suppliers, contract drafting, collaboration with other services to ensure the quality, costs and deadlines.
  • Track all orders to ensure timely delivery
  • Optimization of the Multiple sites organization by controlling risks and reducing costs and lead times
  • Purchasing audits (including negotiations with suppliers)
  • Identification of improvement areas and implementation of monitoring performance indicators
  • Analysis of market trends and business needs
  • Close monitoring of technological and economic developments Nationally
  • Management of all tenders

The Successful Applicant

***ONLY CANDIDATES WITH CPG EXPERIENCE WILL BE CONSIDERED***

  • Minimum of 3 years in a similar position in industry
  • Strong MS suite skills
  • Knowledge of hygiene and safety regulations in the food industry
  • Being autonomous and proactive
  • Bilingual French / English and asset
  • Knowledge of airline catering is a real asset

What's on Offer

Competitve base salary and quarterly bonus structure

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