Purchasing Manager

Recruiter
SF Group
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£45,000 per annum
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
14 Nov 2017
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently looking for a Purchasing Manager for a manufacturing business based in Birmingham.

Duties:

  • Manage tenders and contract negotiations
  • Manage suppliers and supplier performance
  • Project leader for new or existing tenders/suppliers
  • Source new materials as and when required
  • Participate in and represent Procurement function during Value Analysis/Value Engineering (VAVE) events
  • Manage reporting of Procurement financial metrics (forecast and actual) including productivity and inflation for responsible plants or projects
  • Project Management - Reviews and approves teams' project plans, oversees project execution, balances projects between short and long-term focus, secures alignment with cross-functional partners

The ideal candidate must have worked in a similar position or a Senior Buyer within a manufacturing business looking for the next step up.