Location Manchester Airport Office.
DescriptionAbout The Hut Group:
THG's primary focus is health, beauty, prestige and nutrition related consumer goods. The company owns and operates many leading brands including LookFantastic.com, Grow Gorgeous, Mio Skincare, ESPA and MyProtein.com - The world’s #1 online sports nutrition brand.
Operations is at the heart of our customers’ experience here at THG. We manufacture a wide range of sports nutrition and cosmetic consumer goods that we then despatch to our customers in over 200 countries worldwide from our purpose built, innovative Manufacturing and Distribution Centres.
We are recruiting graduates to support the Group's Indirect and Direct Procurement teams.
This is an exciting opportunity where you will be managing and negotiating spend on behalf of a number of business functions. You will be required to deliver innovation from the supply base, reduce costs where possible and learn how to develop and manage contracts. The successful candidate will have a strong interest in developing a career within Procurement and demonstrate natural commercial awareness.
Work on developing a procurement strategy for a category of spend
Negotiate and award contracts
Develop THG’s supply base
Manage existing contracts maximising value
Be able to communicate cross-functionally (legal, engineering, projects, finance etc)
Support best Procurement Practice to be embedded throughout the business
To be considered for this role you should have the following skills / qualifications:
- Degree qualified
- Strong analytical and numerical skills,
- Problem-solving skills
- Commercial awareness plus capable of making recommendations
- Strong communication and negotiation skills
- Proficient in using Microsoft Office to a high standard, particularly Excel.
What We Offer
- Competitive salary
- Onsite Doctor
- Employee discounts
- Company bonus scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- Company pension scheme