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Purchasing Assistant

Purchasing Manager – Fast Growing Premium Food Brand – West London - £35K + Benefits

Role:                     Purchasing Manager

Location:            West London

Salary:                 £35K + Benefits

My client is a fast-growing premium food brand who have a fantastic reputation for their baked products.

They are undergoing an exciting expansion phase and are looking for talented candidates to join them on their journey.

They are currently looking for a Purchasing Manager to join their team.

The successful Purchasing Manager will be responsible for purchasing all ingredients & outsourced products, managing costs and cash flow, managing the supply chain, managing supplier relationships and terms and ensuring accurate production data.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented Purchasing Manager to join an exciting business who can match their passion and ambition.

Responsibilities include:


  • Minimise cost production and other key costs of the company without reducing quality.
  • Develop and implement company purchasing strategy.
  • Own supplier relationship management, including sourcing new suppliers
  • Manage purchasing function including forecasting and monitor / reduce procurement costs
  • Work closely with Production and Goods In departments to identify requirements and recommendations
  • Manage operations system data
  • Work with NPD team to produce Production Costings

The Ideal Purchasing Manager Candidate:


  • Have a track record working as a Purchasing Manager in the food & beverage industry, ideally with previous food manufacturing experience.
  • Good understanding of using MRP systems
  • Experience in bakery preferred 
  • Have excellent category knowledge
  • Have a hands-on approach with strong negotiation and admin skills.
  • Good communication and organisation skills.

If you are interested in having a chat about this role, please forward updated CVs to Mikey at COREcruitment / mikey@corecruitment.com

Role:                     Purchasing Manager

Location:            West London

Salary:                 £35K + Benefits

COREcruitment are experts in recruiting for Hospitality, Catering, Leisure, Retail, FM, Property and Construction sectors.

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  • Rate: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
  • Location: Greater London, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Purchasing
  • Recruiter: COREcruitment
  • Tel: 0207 790 2666
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: MC999514777
  • Posted: 2022-08-04 11:07:01 -

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