Strategic Buyer / Production Planner – London – around £60,000

Continuously monitor trends, innovations, regulation and new technology

I am working with an exciting company that are looking for someone who can not only source and buy strategically, negotiating costs but someone that plan the production for two sites.

You will of ideally come from a manufacturing background with Beauty/Pharma knowledge.


  • Responsibility for the short and long term production planner
  • Source range of pricing for all chemicals and packaging for existing portfolio of products to understand if we are getting best value for money
  • For NPD projects, source pricing for any new materials
  • Ensuring materials/componentry delivered on time for production and liaise with quality to ensure all tests passed and ready for production
  • Negotiate contracts to include cost per unit, MOQs and lead times
  • Build and maintain relationships with existing and new suppliers including measurement of suppliers against agreed KPIs
  • Continuously monitor trends, innovations, regulation and new technology

If this opportunity has grabbed your attention and you have the right background and experience then please forward your details for a speedy and professional response to Matt Venables at VPss; 01473 685588

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