Commercial Manager - Paper - Earls Barton

  • Location

    Northampton, Northamptonshire

  • Sector:

    Waste Management

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lauren White

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Job Title: Commercial Manager

Location: Earls Barton

Salary: Up to £45,000 + Company Car + Bonus

Our client, a global leader in environmental solutions who provides a comprehensive range of waste management and renewable energy services throughout the UK is looking for a Commercial Manager to join their established team covering their extensive UK Paper Recycling portfolio. Working as the Commercial Manager, you will be responsible for the successful procurement of quality paper materials from third-party companies to build and expand their current feedstock opportunities.

The Role
As part of the commercial and trading team you shall identify, secure, coordinate and supervise the safe, timely, profitable procurement of quality recyclables materials from third-party companies local and national, within pre-set budget parameters. This involves developing a strategy and implementing a supply plan.
You will build a detailed understanding of customers, markets, competitors, legislation and trading implications and continuously monitor markets, gathering and providing business intelligence on recyclate material types, values, customers and competitors at both a regional and national level.
This role covers the whole of the UK, therefore, willingness to travel is essential.

The Candidate
To be considered for this position, you will be expected to have proven commercial procurement experience within the recycling industry or other competitive procurement environment with a good understanding of supply and demand cycles, market influence factors, competitors and trade prices.
An understanding of recyclable material grades, their end uses, and market purchase/ sale values would be beneficial as well as a background working within the recycling or more specifically plastic recycling industry.
Due to the nature of the role, candidates must hold a full UK driving licence and have a flexible attitude to work.

What's on Offer

  • Basic Salary up to £45,000
  • Company Car
  • Competitive Package

How to Apply

For a confidential discussion and further details please forward your CV to Lauren White at lwhite@astutetechnical.co.uk or call 02392222965 ,

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