Procurement Officer

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at Cedenco Foods New Zealand Ltd. (view profile)
Location Hastings, New Zealand
Date Posted 24 November 2021
Category Production
Job Type Full-time


Cedenco Foods New Zealand Ltd is a NZ food ingredients manufacturer with modern processing facilities in Hastings.  Cedenco supplies domestic and international customers with a diverse range of value-added natural fruit and vegetable ingredients including diced and sliced apples, pastes, purees and concentrate juice.

Cedenco Foods is seeking to appoint a Procurement Officer to become part of our team. This is an interesting and challenging role which will suit a self-motivated Procurement expert.

The applicant we are seeking will ideally:

  • Have experience in a similar role, particularly in a manufacturing environment
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Have the ability to build rapport with all walks of life, with proven customer service skills
  • Have an eye for figures and accuracy
  • Be self motivated, with the ability to motivate others
  • Have a strong attention to detail, and is able to prioritise workloads and meet deadlines
  • Have proven leadership skills, and good organisational skills
  • Knowledge of Apple varieties is a big advantage!

The successful applicant will have responsibility for:

  • Procuring and storing produce to meet the needs for our factories and markets
  • Building and servicing relationships with new and existing customers
  • Delivering raw materials at the lowest cost possible, while being measured by factory recovery of Right First Time products per metric tonne
  • Supervising and leading the yard forklift operations, bin and pallet repair programme to ensure that all targets are met

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to become part of a progressive and motivated team, in a role where you can make a difference and utilise your skills and experience to contribute to team performance that will deliver results, then we want to hear from you.

Cedenco Foods offers a competitive remuneration package to the successful applicant dependent on skills and experience in a work environment that allows team members to grow and develop.

We are moving quickly on this role, so submit your application today.

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