Purchasing Manager

Recruiter
Kingscroft Professional Resources
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£45,000 per annum
Posted
29 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Nov 2017
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a Purchasing Manager looking for your next challenge? Do you have experience in delivering world class purchasing inside a manufacturing / FMCG environment? Do you have experience of working with a global supply chain including suppliers based in the far east ?

Kingscroft have been asked to recruit for a Purchasing Manager by a Birmingham based manufacturer of specialist products. As the ideal candidate you will have experience of working within plastic manufacturing with a UK and globally based supply chain including Chinese suppliers. Your experience will allow you to confidently support a fast moving manufacturing, assembly and distribution operation.

  • Your role and responsibilities will include:
  • Creation and management of the purchasing budget.
  • Supplier selection and contract negotiations
  • Monitor and report on material / commodity prices and variations
  • Strategic purchasing on materials and services to ensure best price
  • Development of the strategic supply chain
  • Supplier visits to drive partnership approach to cost , quality and delivery
  • Development of the make or buy strategy
  • Management of the purchasing team to deliver KPI and purchasing budget
  • Negotiate and deliver best value on capital investment and projects


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business in a role that is key to the future development and profitability of the organisation. Please apply today for a confidential discussion about the role , the business and the opportunities available within this business.