Group Procurement Specialist

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  • Department / Function :
  • Procurement
  • Location :
  • Clonmel
  • Contract Type :
  • Permanent
  • Working Pattern :
  • Full-time
  • Job Advert Description :
  • About the Role

    Within the Group Procurement team, an exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious and professional individual to fill the position of Group Procurement Specialist. In this position you will be a key contributor in supporting and executing a rolling strategic procurement plan to maximise the deliverable savings from key business areas.

    You’ll use your commercial savvy and market knowledge of the FMCG sector to deliver an efficient and effective sourcing approach, managing suppliers and maintaining supplier database. You will also be critical part in supporting the creation of new SKU’s alongside monitoring and reporting price fluctuations.

    By using negotiating skills to ensure optimum results for C&C Group and our subsidiaries and come up with creative solutions to deliver value-add initiatives for our business.

    The successful candidate must have an interest in market dynamics, ideally experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment or similar. They will have a proven track record of building internal and external relationships, as well as strong commercial and business awareness.

     

    About you

    • Experience of working in a commercial environment
    • Basic understand of supply chain and market dynamics
    • Strong numeracy skills with the ability to analyse and develop accurate reporting
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Strong Excel skills and proficient in other MS Office applications
    • Friendly can-do attitude, personable and enjoy working within a team environment
    • Works well under pressure and is quick to embrace change.
    • Proven ability to be self-motivated and be self-sufficient in taking the lead and making decisions.
       

    About Us

    Operating through the Matthew Clark, Bibendum, Tennent’s and Bulmers Ireland brands, the Group has a market leading range, scale and reach including an intimate understanding of the markets it serves.  

    Together we grow, brew, manufacture, market, and deliver some of the world’s favourite drinks. From grass to glass, and everything in between. C&C Group plc is a premium drinks company which owns, manufactures, markets, and distributes a unique portfolio of beer and cider brands in its home markets and across the globe. 

    C&C Group’s portfolio of owned/exclusive brands include: Bulmers, the leading Irish cider brand; Tennent’s, the leading Scottish beer brand; Magners the premium international cider brand; as well as a range of fast-growing, premium and craft ciders and beers, such as Heverlee, Menabrea, Five Lamps and Orchard Pig.  

    We seek to champion and embed sustainability in everything that we do at C&C. While delivering joy to customers, we always shine a light on people and the planet. We have a clear ESG vision delivering to a better world. We respect, support, and develop all our people to be their best, with a focus on results by creating a culture of winning together. 

    We also recognize that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond just the technical requirements of a job. If your experience is close to what you see listed here, please still consider applying. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is a key to delivering on our mission. Therefore, we encourage people from all backgrounds to apply. Please let us know if you require accommodations during the interview process. 

    C&C Group (and inclusive companies) do not accept unsolicited CVs from recruiters or employment agencies in response to any of our roles. For help, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team at careers@candcgroup.com. All applications need to come through the candidate portal https://careers.candcgroupplc.com/vacancies/ 

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