We are assisting a leading manufacturing company with their current search for a Purchasing Manager.
Leading a small purchasing team in a busy and vibrant manufacturing facility.
Role will include:
Supplier development, management and selection.
Develop the procurement strategy with internal stakeholders to achieve customer satisfaction.
'Hands on' pro-active approach to all associated tasks and enquiries.
Monitor and manage stock levels against sales activity managing the stock function.
Plan and implement purchasing forecasts.
Identify sales and market trends and cost new products for sales opportunities.
Global supplier portfolio
Strong commercial awareness, negotiating experience prices and terms.
Experience of MRP systems.
Risk management and mitigation planning.
Will also take responsibilities for other elements including freight and carriers.
Well established business and a challenging position to implement and improve the procurement strategy in a busy environment.
Does this sound like the perfect opportunity for you if so please forward your details through this advertisement.