Procurement Specialist

Procurement Specialist

  • Location:

    County Dublin

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain & Procurement

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    Kate Curran

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

  • Contact phone:

    +353 16498539

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:




Role Title: Procurement Specialist- Food Industry

Location: Dublin

Job Ref: KC10912

Perm/Contract: Permanent

Our client is well established organisation in the Food Industry. They are currently looking to recruit a Procurement Specialist for their global procurement team based in Leinster. The role will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to work as part of a dynamic cross functional team purchasing direct materials and ingredients for a multi-national FMCG company.


  • Developing and implementing category strategy for direct and indirect materials spend
  • Sourcing and leading the tender projects within the ingredients/packaging space 
  • Management of supplier evaluation and vendor programs
  • Liaising internally with stakeholders across the business in relation to requirements
  • Leading negotiations with suppliers and  external agencies
  • Driving managing cost reduction programs
  • Working with the wider procurement department in relation to another other procurement requirements


  • Degree qualified in a business or supply chain related discipline
  • 3+ years’ experience managing high level direct materials spend
  • IPICS or IIPMM qualification desirable.
  • Strong project management and interpersonal skills

The Next Step for you:

Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Kate Curran from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on +353 1 6629120 . 

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