Global Direct Procurement Specialist / Career Progression

Bramwith Consulting
GBP35000 - GBP43000 per annum + CIPS Sponsorship
Closing date
13 Oct 2023

View more

Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main), Procurement
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time
CIPS Membership
CIPS member, Non CIPS member

Job Details

Global Direct Procurement Specialist / Rapid Career Progression / Industry-Leading FMCG / Coventry / Flexible Working / £35,000 - £43,000 + Benefits inc. CIPS Sponsorship

Are you a passionate procurement professional with direct procurement experience seeking a new exciting opportunity that provides great fast track progression? If so, this is the perfect position for you.

This global industry-leading FMCG is experiencing impressive year-on-year growth and is therefore seeking a Global Direct Procurement Specialist to join its growing team. You will be working amongst a great company environment that prides itself on developing its employees through providing a clear pathway for progression and various training/development initiatives.

You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively as part of a best-in-class procurement function whilst also working autonomously to deliver exciting procurement projects and aid development of creative procurement strategy across the end to end function.

Global Direct Procurement Specialist responsibilities…

  • Strategically source a variety of direct procurement components and materials through developing expert category knowledge across the end to end procurement function
  • Aid development of effective and creative procurement strategy for allocated categories
  • Oversee supplier relationships throughout the sourcing process to create and maintain effective long terms relations
  • Plan and execute project plans and timelines for assigned categories, with support from manager, and effectively prioritize procurement activities

Global Direct Procurement Specialist requirements…

  • CIPS / degree desirable but not essential
  • Demonstratable experience within the direct procurement space
  • Strong skills surrounding strategic sourcing, stakeholder management and ideally exposure to the end to end contract management process

For more information regarding this exciting new procurement opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to Amy at or directly through this page.

Key words: direct procurement, procurement category manager, senior buyer, FMCG, global, worldwide, purchasing, strategic sourcing, buyer, generalist, raw materials procurement, commodities procurement, procurement specialist


Award-winning recruitment specialist with an exclusive global pool of procurement, operations and supply chain talent.

Working with a wide range of small start-ups through to large FTSE 100 businesses, Bramwith Consulting has established a reputation for excellence, delivery and market knowledge.

Our expert consultants, work on both contingency and retained search mandates with clients, advising and assisting them in hiring niche Procurement staff. Our experienced recruiters have proven track records establishing and developing relationships with clients and candidates alike, allowing us to provide the highest calibre of candidates and job opportunities.

Apply for Global Direct Procurement Specialist / Career Progression

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:

Find out more about TopCV

Upload additional Files

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:
Marketing Communications

Haymarket Media Group, the publisher of Supply Management, takes your privacy seriously.

Learn more about how we use your information when job seeking.

We will use your information to ensure you receive messages that are relevant to you.

Please be aware that unless you opt in, you will miss out on emails containing the latest job vacancies, career advice and other services from Supply Management that could help your career.

Should you cease to require these services in future, you can stop receiving these messages from us via the unsubscribe link on any email received or by contacting us directly. Please see our Full Privacy Notice.

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on Supply Management Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert