Fleet Purchasing Manager

Recruiter
Tirebuck Recruitment
Location
Dickens Heath
Salary
£30,000 per annum
Posted
11 Oct 2017
Closes
20 Nov 2017
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Fleet Purchasing Manager
Contract: Permanent
Salary:£30,000 plus company car and benefits
Location: Solihull

Description:

A successful and forward-thinking fleet management organisation based on the outskirts of Solihull are recruiting a Procurement Manager. You must have proven experience in a purchasing management role, ideally within an automotive fleet environment. You will ensure that vehicle orders are processed and progressed by the team, manage key suppliers and ensure that best practice is delivered across the teams.
Working for a really friendly yet professional organisation, this is a key role that requires someone with knowledge of the motor industry, and strong negotiation skills.

Principle Responsibilities:

- Ensure that purchasing policies and processes are in place to meet business objectives, in terms of price, quality and delivery targets.
- Ensure purchasing policy, guidelines and any associated documents are in please and updated when required.
- Work with suppliers, have processes in place to measure effective performance, quality and compliance.
- Meeting suppliers to negotiate best rates and to develop long-standing business relationships.
- Provide management reports and key performance data.
- Co-ordinate regular supplier review meetings with Senior Managers.
- Negotiate and manage contract terms with suppliers to ensure value for money, quality standards and delivery terms.
- Supervisory responsibility for 3 team members.

Skills, experience and qualifications required

- Procurement management experience preferably within the automotive fleet environment
- Experience of managing diverse functional teams.
- Excellent organisational and planning skills
- Strong commercial and negotiation skills
- Extensive knowledge and experience of category management and procurement
- Sound IT skills (Advanced MS Excel)

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Procurement Manager to join a successful organisation. As well as a competitive salary you will also receive a company car and other excellent benefits.

If you are already registered with Tirebuck Recruitment or Allocate Recruitment, please contact your consultant to discuss suitability for this position.

If you are already registered with Tirebuck Recruitment or Allocate Recruitment, please contact your consultant to discuss suitability for this position.

Tirebuck Recruitment and Allocate Recruitment only operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently eligible to live and work in the UK. We operate a strict equal opportunities policy.

Tirebuck Recruitment and Allocate Recruitment are divisions of Tirebuck Recruitment Ltd.

Tirebuck Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations 2003.