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Procurement Director

40 per week

Permanent - Full Time

 

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS

 

  • Lead a soft fruit procurement team sourcing fruit to a sales value of £150 million 
  • Lead Berry Gardens long term strategic relationship with the Commercial Director & their team and our overseas partners
  • Develop long term supply & demand plans in conjunction with the Sales Director – the best proprietary varieties year round, an industry leading service and efficient supply chain
  • Where necessary, develop other aligned overseas growers
  • Lead the procurement, tendering of and contract for other goods and services as required by the business
  • Be well connected with trade bodies, professional associations and grower groups – both in the UK and overseas
  • Represent the business commercially both on overseas visits with clients and visits from overseas growers to the UK
  • Developing team members with meaningful PDP’s whilst having a clear succession plan in place at all times