Sourcing Manager

Recruiter
Zachary Daniels Ltd
Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
45000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Zachary Daniels are currently recruiting for Sourcing Manager for a consistently successful supplier based in the East Midlands.

The Job

You will develop, source and communicate an Own Brand product assortment in line with the agreed Own Brand Merchandising strategy for an assigned product category, contributing to the development of individual category strategies and where relevant, realise the objectives for the Own Brand portfolio in line with the overall business strategy and to minimize total cost of ownership.

You will also manage an assigned Own Brand Vendor base to ensure best terms and costs to contribute positively to the company working capital objectives.

The ideal candidate

- Will have the Ability to work competently with financial and statistical information scrutinising it for areas of opportunity and creating action points from the discoveries
- Have an Academic degree with extensive experience in Product Management/Development, Procurement or Direct Import.
- Able to generate business decisions from statistics in order to shape and improve business activities and drive profitable sales growth
- Priority setting and organizational agility; Management of tasks across category / portfolio in line with expectations
- Position requires national and International travel

If this sounds like the role that could be for you then do not hesitate in getting in touch and finding out more.