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Procurement Manager

South West, Permanent, Attractive Salary - Negotiable on Experience
Reference: AJ0939

Our Client

A Regional Waste Management, Recycling and Environmental Compliance Consultancy.

Purpose and Responsibilities

Ace Recruitment currently has an exciting opportunity for a Procurement/Sales Professional from the Waste Management/Recycling Industry to join our clients Dynamic and rapidly expanding team based in the South West of England. The main purpose of this position is to work with the internal teams to forecast demand to then work with external suppliers to build security of supply. The successful candidate will ensure our client procures fully traceable recycling evidence through building relationships with suppliers, managing detail and creating innovative solutions.

Key Responsibilities

  • PRN trading (Glass, plastic, paper, aluminium, steel, wood) in volatile markets, with trade values that are significant
  • Monitoring the markets and determining market sentiment via research, valuation and data analysis
  • Responsible for internal reporting and communication on trades, market movements and prices
  • Supporting the corporate drive for ethical transparent sourcing of PRNs
  • Building strong supplier relationships and increasing our brand presence

Person Specification

You’ll also have:

  • Ability to understand and analyse complex data and technical information
  • Ability to build long term relationships and close deals
  • Ability to communicate effectively and efficiently in ways that are understood by all
  • Contacts within the waste industry
  • Willing to travel and occasionally stay away from home
  • An understanding of recycling, evidence supply and Environment Agency rules
  • Ability to encourage a high level of performance in self and others

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Waste Management/Recycling/Resource Management Industry Experience: 3 years minimum
  • Procurement/Supply Chain/Trading Experience: 3 Years Minimum
  • Full UK Driving Licence - Essential



Candidates without the mentioned experience will not be considered for this position. Please read the specification carefully to avoid disappointment.

By applying for this position, the job seeker, authorise Ace Recruitment to represent you to clients and seek work on your behalf.

Due to a high volume of applications we can only make contact with successful applicants.

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