A versatile and solution focused Procurement Manager / General Manager with proven creative and innovative style and extensive practical end to end experience. Having over 15 years’ experience within a unique ‘value centric’ retailer/supplier organisation in various leadership positions that covered Retail and Supply Chains for own brand, branded, GNFR products and services.
A proven in depth international experience of managing complex fresh food supply chains and sourcing channels from multiple countries and continents. Led the end to end sourcing, supply chain, processing, budgeting and retailing of a category in excess of £100m for Asda Stores utilising my extensive first-hand experience of influencing and working closely with primary suppliers and all the main retailer functions. Has supported major multi-market tenders in excess of $600m with Walmart
+15 years procurement experience for Walmart
+15 years experience procuring for retailers for branded and own label products
+15 years management of international chilled food chain supply lines
Creator of innovative cost initiatives and change managemet programs
End to end sourcing, supply chain, processing, budgeting and retailing of a category in excess of £100m
Created an International sourcing team for Walmart
International tenders in excess of
$600m demonstrating market category expertise
Delivered value savings in excess of £5m
Management of all aspects of forecasting, planning and analysis.
Salary – £enquire
Location – Available Nationally across UK
Availability – IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE