Closing Date: Monday, 24 July 2017
- United Kingdom -- England -- Yorkshire and the Humber -- E Riding of Yorkshire -- Hull
21 July 2017
04 Aug 2017 23:59
Supporting the Indirects Buyer, you will collaborate cross functionally to identify, facilitate and optimise purchases for various Indirects categories including Travel Management and Consumables.
Take ownership of allocated procurement categories
Support the negotiation of competitive cost prices and trading terms with suppliers
Manage, develop and control a dedicated procurement database, utilising e-Sourcing platforms to create documents for running tenders
Recommend, build and maintain relevant sourcing and supply reporting and KPIs.
Issue relevant reporting on time to key stakeholders with responsibility for data accuracy
Manage all methods of supplier on-boarding
Monitor relevant commodity markets and highlight recommendations and key trends to management
Update commodity reports for internal use and for customer presentations
Assist with procurement administration including resolving invoice queries
Key skills and experience
You will be highly organised and motivated, a real self-starter, with excellent computer skills and a proven analytical mind set. You will also have outstanding communication skills with the confidence to regularly present data to a range of stakeholders.
Ideally you will be a graduate of a business, numerical or IT related degree discipline and be willing to work towards a CIPS qualification or equivalent. Previous work experience within data analytics would be advantageous.
Proudly started in Yorkshire, where William Jackson first opened his original shop in 1851, the William Jackson Food Group is a sixth-generation family business: Aunt Bessie’s, Jackson’s Bakery, MyFresh, Abel & Cole, The Food Doctor, and our pub, The Ferguson Fawsitt Arms. Originating from Yorkshire, Aunt Bessie’s, Jackson’s Bakery and the WJFG group office continue to be based in Hull, with MyFresh being based in Wigan and Bedford, and Abel and Cole in Andover and Wimbledon.
The role is based in Hull (Aunt Bessies) but will require travel across six sites; Aunt Bessies, Jacksons Bakery, My Fresh Wigan & Chicksands and Abel and Cole Andover & Wimbledon.
Jacksons and Aunt Bessie’s commutable from North Lincolnshire; Grimsby, Scunthorpe, North Yorkshire; Scarborough, York and West Yorkshire; Leeds.