Buying & Procurement


Are you in need of talent to fill Buying/Procurement roles in the FMCG sector? Lime Talent specialises in connecting you with experienced  candidates ranging from Junior Buyers, adept at thriving in collaborative buying environments, to seasoned Procurement Managers, capable of establishing long term procurement strategies and building strong supplier relationships. Situated in Wimbledon, London, we offer unparalleled expertise in FMCG recruitment across the UK and internationally.

Whether you’re in search of a Junior Buyer or a seasoned Procurement Manager, our team of experts specialises in sourcing top-quality professionals with experience in the FMCG scetor. We streamline your search process to ensure that your team remains competitive in the industry, securing candidates who not only possess the necessary skills and fit into your company’s culture, but also bring fresh perspectives and drive impactful procurement strategies within your organisation.


Why Use Us?

Established in 2013, we have a proven track record in sourcing high-quality talents for buying and procurement roles within the FMCG sector. From Junior Buyer to Procurement Managers, we cater to both established blue-chip businesses and fast-growing challenger brands. Our dedicated team of FMCG recruitment specialists offer extensive industry insight, ensuring a deep understanding of your unique needs and preferences.

You can see some of our clients below

Within Buying / Procurement we cover the following sub categories:

What our clients say


Paul Jackson is co-founder of Lime Talent. He started his career in 2004 and has extensive experience placing senior Supply Chain, Buying, Technical and NPD candidates with some of the world’s leading consumer goods brands and exciting high growth startups.


    Client Portfolio

    • Tony's Chocolonely
      Track Record
      We started working with Tony’s in 2018 to assist with their UK launch securing them:
      - UKI Head of Marketing
      - UK Head of Sales
      - UK Operations & Finance Manager
      “I used Lime Talent in the very early days of our UK launch with the team helping me hire my (now) UK leadership team who are all still with us since 2018. "
      "Lime Talent are responsive, flexible, honest and therefore very easy to work with. When I need support for trickier roles, then Lime are my first port of call and I always recommend them as they strike a good balance of challenge/blue chip from their network.” UK Country Manager
    • Danone
      Track Record
      Preferred supplier for roles within commercial and supply chain functions
    • who gives a crap
      Track Record
      Helping to build their EU team with roles including:
      - EU Head of Consumer
      - EU Head of Commercial
      - As well as various other roles
      “Lime Talent have been a fantastic partner to me as I've built out the UK & Europe team for Who Gives a Crap. Their ability to get a quick understanding of our business, the needs I had for the roles and the calibre of Lime's candidate pool has been invaluable. "
      "It's allowed us to move quickly to build out a team from scratch, hiring roles across a range of functions including commercial, marketing, strategy & insights. I simply wouldn't have been able to do this without Lime's support & expertise!" MD UK & Europe
    • L'Oreal
      Track Record
      Various projects from Manager to Director level within functions such as
      - eCommerce
      - Market Intelligence
      - Revenue Growth
      - Category Strategy
      - Business & Data analysis