Stonegate Group Jobs 2022 in Solihull, England, United Kingdom – Purchasing Manager

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About the job

We are on the hunt for a Purchasing Manager to join the Food Team in Stonegate Group. The successful candidate will have accountability for multiple categories and suppliers of food products. Alongside others in the Purchasing Team, you will work with the Food Development Team, Food Technical Team and Logistics Teams to optimise the buying and supply of all products with a key focus on managing costs.

We are looking for somebody who has experience working in hospitality, wholesale or retail in a purchasing capacity and has a genuine interest in food. You will be a commercially astute professional with the ability to negotiate using various techniques and deliver set goals.

Key responsibilities of a Purchasing Manager

  • Actively manage and develop strategic short- and long-term category plans
  • Managing cost of goods by driving activity to mitigate inflation and identify and deliver savings opportunities
  • Supplier management to maintain high levels of supplier performance and product availability for Stonegate whilst building and strengthening supplier relationships
  • Work alongside the Food Development teams and Suppliers on new product development for Stonegate menus
  • Accountability for menu launches / offer change process ensuring full product availability for Stonegate sites
  • Represent Purchasing / Food Team interests in key projects within the business, influencing outcome where required
  • Work with Food Technical Team on product quality reviews
  • Drive continuous improvement within the Purchasing and wider Food team

Why Join Stonegate?

This role is based at our Pub Support Centre in Solihull however you will b required to travel regularly to our Development Kitchen in Birmingham. Salary is up to £45,000 plus a generous bonus scheme, 25 days holiday annual leave with the option to purchase additional holiday, 25% discount card to use in our sites and a range of other benefits including health (Vitality Healthcare) and dental insurance, and discounted David Lloyd gym membership.

Company: Stonegate Group

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Associate

Job Location: Solihull, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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