Opportunity within a fast-growing retail distributor
Be a part of a learning organization with a growth mindset
Work with a fun and energetic team!
You will be responsible for :
Developing and implementing sourcing strategies together with cross-functional teams across the organisation.
Analysing categories of spend to determine potential opportunities regarding cost optimisation.
Managing existing supplier relationships and contracts and renegotiating where required.
Actively searching for alternative sources and solutions of supply.
Determining best-in-class processes in order to drive lower cost while improving service levels.
Working closely with Supply Chain and Operations to ensure continuity of supply.
Selecting, monitoring and managing the performance of vendors.
Defining the strategic sourcing and procurement strategy and taking responsibility for its execution and realization.
You have at least 3 years of experience in a Buying / Procurement role within FMCG.
You possess excellent negotiating skills with a strong ability to influence people of all levels.
You are highly goal-driven and work well in fast-paced environments.
You are a strong networker & relationship builder.
You possess strong analytical skills and are comfortable dealing with numerical data.
Our client is an innovative retail distribution platform. Trusted by the world's largest brands, they provide an end-to-end solution from inventory, shipping, returns etc, along with trade insights to help businesses grow.