Procurement Recruitment​

Our procurement recruitment team specialises in both indirect and direct purchasing, and cover all categories from marketing to professionals services and buying of raw materials and packaging. Due to continuous changes in the supply chain landscape our procurement team often focus on value engineering procurement roles and cost saving project management roles as part of their remit. We recruit from entry to board level across the UK, Europe and North America and we have specialists at each seniority and for each geography. We also have a strong interim offering in this area.

Roles we recruit in this area include:

  • VP Procurement
  • Procurement Director
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Category Leader
  • Head of Supplier Relations
  • Supplier Relationship Manager
  • Vendor Manager
  • Buyer
  • Procurement Analyst
  • Procurement Administration

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What our customers say

Joris Veger, People & Performance Director at Kraft Heinz

"Throughout the project the feedback was insightful and honest – they delivered high quality candidates, were flexible when needed and worked with us in a true partnership, and all within pre-set timescales. We have built a team of exceptional procurement professionals because of their belief in KraftHeinz and industry-leading recruitment techniques. Overall the project has been a fantastic success and we would not hesitate to use Pod again!"

Latest jobs in Procurement

Engineering/MRO Procurement Manager
Greater Manchester, England
GBP50000 - GBP55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Engineering/MRO Procurement Manager – Leading bus and coach company – 12 months FTC - Manchester (hybrid) - £50,000-£55,000 based on experience plus package
Technical Project Manager, Sugar Reduction – International Food & Beverage Giant
€70,000-€75,000 + package
A leading B2B manufacturer within the Food & Beverage industry, with an enviable market position and a footprint across Europe, the US & the UK, are investing heavily in their R&D and Product Development functions and are seeking multiple technical specialists with experience in NPD (from trial to market launch stage) and formulations to join their team, with a focus on sugar reduction across thei...
EMEA Packaging Procurement Lead – Global Food & Beverage Manufacturer – Amsterdam (hybrid)
€80,000-€95,000 + package
One of the world’s largest food and beverage manufacturers seek a strong procurement leader with experience across printed and carton packaging sourcing to design procurement strategy across EMEA.
Ingredients Senior Buyer EMEA – Amsterdam (Hybrid)
€60,000-€65,000 + bonus
A global food manufacturing firm seek a strong procurement professional to manage a €40m spend across ingredients and additives for their European business unit.
EMEA Procurement Specialist: Plastics – Amsterdam (Hybrid)
This global FMCG business seek a strong procurement professional with a background in plastics sourcing to lead injection moulding sourcing projects for their plastic packaging & materials portfolio. Managing a spend of €40m across EMEA, you will report directly into senior management and lead sourcing projects across a range of plastics applications (lids, pots, cups, sachets etc).
Process Improvement Lead
Wigan, England
GBP32000 - GBP34000 per annum 20% Bonus plus package
Pod is very excited to be working with one of the UKs largest food manufacturers with a huge global presence who are now looking for a Process Improvement Leader on a permanent basis
Contract Specialist
City Of Manchester, England
GBP50000 - GBP55000 per annum 10% bonus
Pod is proud to be supporting a leading transport company as they go through an exciting period of growth. Due to expansion and recent acquisitions, they are looking for a Contract Specialist to help with complex contract structuring. This is a hybrid role and will be based in the office 2 days a week
Technology Category Manager
Greater Manchester, England
GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum
Pod is proud to be partnering with one of the UK’s biggest service providers in the transport sector, who is now looking for a Technology Category Manager to join their team on a permanent basis.
Procurement & Purchasing Specialist
GBP30000 - GBP35000 per annum
Pod talent are excited to be partnered up with an internationally renowned leading suppliers of analogue and digital audio, video and fibre cables who are looking for a Procurement & Purchasing Specialist to join their team in Central London (Office Based).
Supplier Relationship Manager
City of London
£40000 - £50000 per annum
I've partnered with a global food production brand, to recruit a supplier relationship manager to provide support to the Group Director of European Supply Chain, across their baby food division.