Purchasing Supervisor

Recruiter
Able Recruitment Services Ltd
Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
£25,000 per annum
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

Experienced and qualified purchasing professional required to lead a small team for this well established client in Wolverhampton.

Duties will include:

> Supervising the day to day activities of the Purchasing team, ensuring orders are placed accurately and in a timely manner
> Monitoring and reviewing purchase requirements liaising with warehouse and sales departments
> Developing good supplier relationships
> Conducting supplier review meetings to resolve any price/quality/delivery issues
> Negotiating new contracts/prices (in-house and client site visits)
> Sourcing new suppliers or products to meet changing business requirements
> Collating information/statistics and producing reports for Senior Managers/Directors

Ideal candidates must:

> Have relevant previous purchasing experience
> Have or be studying towards CIPS
> Be able to demonstrate supervisory experience
> Have proven negotiation skills
> Be commercially aware
> Have first class communication skills to build good business relationships
> Be able to coach, develop and inspire a team
> Be a computer user with strong MS Excel skills
> Ideally drive with their own transport