Procurement Manager

Firm:

Pizza Hut Europe


Category:

Supply Chain / Procurement


Work city:

St Albans


Work start:

29.06.2017


Salary:

Competitive


Type:

Full Time


Created:

29.06.2017


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Why Pizza Hut

We love pizza.  We eat it a lot. There’s no doubt about that and we’re proud of it. But what makes us different is that it’s our people that drive the success of our business. 

Here’s the corporate sounding bit – part of the Yum family, alongside KFC and Taco Bell, we are part of the world’s largest restaurant company in over 140 countries. At Pizza Hut, we are on a journey to build the most loved global brand and the fastest growing in every country.

As part of Pizza Hut Europe - Pizza Hut UK based in St Albans, are at an exciting time as we have big plans over the next 5 years to achieve explosive growth in a competitive and ever growing market. Our people in our Huts are pivotal to our success. Hungry for something extra? We’re a talent engine for the wider Yum family where we create big global careers by helping you be the very best you can be.

What you would be doing

Reporting to the Senior Procurement Manager, you’ll be responsible for ensuring timely and cost competitive procurement of materials across multiple food and non-food categories!

You’ll work cross functionally with everyone from Marketing to HR and our external stakeholders and you’ll also be a key player in supporting to articulate and define the future strategy for each category to achieve maximum global connectivity.

What we are looking for

You love pizza. You love bargains and budgets. You’re an optimal sourcing guru!

You have the ability to communicate exceptionally and hold your own ground during negotiation talks! You have an inquisitive mind and are a great relationship builder. As much as you appreciate technical issues associated with purchase and supply of food and beverages, you also thrive in a team environment which is motivated to achieve revenue, profit and growth! You seek ways to respond quickly to situations and maintain supply for multi-outlet stores even in the face of trade fluctuations.

You’re able to work and build strong relationships using your knowledge and influencing skills to great effect. You’re a real action driver who likes to get things done and to get stuck in but always taking people on the journey with you.

As much as you work to get the job done, you thrive in a pizza fuelled culture where we encourage people to be themselves and have fun along the way.

What we can offer you

We truly believe in rewarding hard work either through our amazing recognition culture and truly understanding the power of saying “Thank You” and “Great job” to a “stuffed crust” total reward package including;

  • Company and performance related bonus
  • Generous pension with company contribution
  • Private healthcare
  • 25 days holiday increasing to 30 days with length of service
  • International career opportunities across Yum!
  • Selection of rewards to convert them into your very own benefits plans that unique to you options including gym membership, Apple products, travel insurance and more.

That’s not to mention the sociable side of things from charity and family events and of course the Christmas party! We don’t need an excuse to have fun, evident from the moment you walk into our office.