Purchasing Manager

Select Engineering Limited
West Midlands
£62.00 p/h Ltd Co
07 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our luxury brand automotive client have a long term contract for a Purchasing Manager who will be based in West Midlands but will be required to spend a significant time overseas in Slovakia.

The Purchasing Manager will be responsible for the Procurement of Construction and Construction Design Services in support of the continued development of the Slovakia (European Manufacturing Facility). The candidate will be the Procurement lead, working with a number of Buyers whose responsibility it is to deliver a series of trade packages this will include the development of appropriate sourcing strategies, supplier selection and contract management. The role will require the candidate to work closely with a range of internal and external stakeholders to collate construction requirements and lead Procurement Strategies that deliver value for money and fit for purpose solutions ensuring project completion on time and to budget. The role will require the management of numerous suppliers and contracts across a range of construction disciplines for example Ground Works, Mechanical and Electrical, Structural Steelwork, Roofing and Cladding.

The role will require a large amount of travel within Slovakia, Europe and the UK.

Key Responsibilities:-

- Lead a team of buyers to enable the delivery of this project - the buyers will be based in the UK and overseas
- Provide strategic procurement leadership to ensure the continued development of the central European manufacturing facility in Slovakia.
- Manage numerous Stakeholders based both in Slovakia and in the UK to determine best fit procurement route per project.
- Develop and lead multiple contract negotiations to support delivery of major construction projects.
- Manage supplier relationships and supplier performance.
- Deliver value added savings

The successful candidate will be an MCIPS Qualified Procurement Professional with management experience.

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