Purchasing Manager

Lean Engineering Recruitment Limited
£42000 - 48000 Per Annum
03 Oct 2017
14 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Purchasing Manager
Salary: circa £45k

A global manufacturing company who supply into multiple sectors including Industrial, Energy, Marine and Transport is looking to hire an experienced Purchasing Manager to oversee all contract negotiations and manage the Purchasing Team and have overall responsibility of the buying function.

Key responsibilities as a Purchasing Manager:

  • Negotiate terms with suppliers and manage relationships
  • Purchase all stock needed raw materials, consumables and packaging etc.
  • Ensure the availability of assigned items to support the production
  • Ensure accuracy in the recording stock
  • Establish, review and approve the selection of suppliers, including assessment of supplier capability, supplier development, and perform supplier audit
  • Stringent material control is required to assure company targets are met (spend, usage, scrap, inventory levels)
  • Foster excellent working relations ship with associate departments (Sales, Customer Service and Production, Warehouse, Accounts)
  • Adhere to all Health & Safety standards.

Purchasing Manager requirements:
The ideal candidate must come from a manufacturing industry as a Purchasing Manager. You will also have the following skills, qualifications and experience:

  • Proven background in a Purchasing Manager role with direct reported
  • Experience in international supplier relationship and contract management
  • Proven background controlling budget and reducing external spend High competency level in use of Microsoft Office (Excel. PowerPoint, Word)
  • Strong sense of ?business acumen' and analytical skills
  • Ability to confidently present to and challenge business leadership

Apply for the Purchasing Manager role today using the links provided.

LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update.
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