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Procurement Category Buyer
West Midlands - Site D, West Bromwich B70 0EB

Procurement Category Buyer
West Bromwich
Excellent Salary, Car plus Benefits

When you join 2 Sisters Food Group, you will become part of one of the UK’s largest food manufacturers with ambitious plans and as such you can look forward to working with a group of talented colleagues with a shared passion for quality, service and most importantly food.

About the role
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Procurement Category Buyer to join our procurement team based at our West Bromwich site. This group wide role is ideal for a Procurement professional who is ready for their next challenge and has specific experience in Indirect goods and services.

With the guidance of your line manager you will be required to develop and deliver the strategic procurement of goods and or services for a defined set of spend categories at the optimal cost given the quality and service required. You will conduct strategic category reviews with your line manager for all sub category areas with a view to achieving savings targets, improving quality and service levels and achieving all other business requirements. You will develop category knowledge and work cross functionally to implement Category plans as agreed, becoming a category expert for defined areas of spend responsibility.
If you’re looking for a role which will keep you challenged and enable you to grow, then look no further.

About You
  • Previous experience as a Buyer in indirect procurement.
  • experience in indirect good and services buying
  • Developing knowledge of negotiation, contract law, manufacturing, value engineering, forecasting, competitor analysis, market structure and analysis, project management
  • University degree or equivalent qualification that demonstrates the intellectual ability to work competently with complex numeric and verbal data, as used in contract negotiations.
  • MCIPs or working towards or equivalent that shows commitment to continuous professional development and learning.

  • 2 Sisters Food Group is one of the UK’s largest food manufacturers providing great tasting products to the nation, from chicken to cookies and pizza to pies!
  • We have over 30 sites in England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Netherlands and Poland.
  • We employ over 20,000 staff, all of whom have the opportunity to progress as we focus on promoting from within and you can be part of that too. 
  • Knowing that our business is only as good as the people we employ, we invest in people like you to enhance skills and professional development.
We want to make YOU the future of our business.
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