Assistant Purchasing Manager

Recruiter
Ethero
Location
Bromyard
Posted
12 Mar 2019
Closes
24 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Purchasing Manager Near Herefordshire Circa £40,000 p/a plus benefits package If you would like to work in an international tier 1 automotive environment where you will be faced with challenges but have the autonomy and freedom to make decisions, have both personal & professional development opportunities and guaranteed performance-related remuneration in line with your achievements, this is the company for you. You will be responsible for a team of Buyers and will ensure the day to day running of the purchasing activities and will have the following duties: •Monitor departmental day to day activity to ensure suitable resource allocation and business risks are identified •Carry out ongoing cost down negotiations to ensure that annual material cost savings are met •Maintain departmental KPI records •Actively support capex purchase projects ensuring appropriate contractual requirements are in place to support business requirement. •Supervise and review general expenditure including works engineering, utilities, waste management and consumables and optimise purchase status for the organisation. To be considered for this position, you MUST: •Be MCIPS (Member of Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply) •Be familiar with TS16949 and ISO14001 •Have an understanding of lean manufacturing and processing skills •Possess proven experience of working with and managing suppliers in an automotive environment •Be self-motivated and dynamic with a can do attitude •Have excellent written /verbal communication skills •Have very strong numeracy/analytical skills •Possess excellent PC skills within Office packages and ERP systems (SAP experience an advantage) •Be able to motivate, involve and engage team members to deliver departmental objectives. Located in Herefordshire this position is commutable from Worcester, Leominster and surrounds For more information and to apply for this role call Jayne Vaughan on 01952 260627 or apply online. If you have not received feedback in 14 days, please deem your application as unsuccessful. We work in partnership with companies across the UK, placing candidates in temporary and permanent roles across a range of sectors. We develop relationships with new clients every month and have jobs available throughout the year. Call Ethero today to find out more about roles we have available or visit our website www.ethero.co.uk Ethero staffing provides both permanent and temporary recruitment services to local businesses. With the simple ethos of local people for local jobs we aim to ensure that we support the local employment market whenever possible with targeted local advertising strategies and maximised local networking operations. Ethero Staffing's standard service provision ranks amongst the most competitive in the UK market place:- - Highly competitive charge rates - if we can save you money we will. - Industry leading service guarantees to underline our belief in our ability - Forward provisions for contingency planning for clients using high volumes of staff - Candidate assessments specifically designed for a client or even a single job - Repeat customer discounts and long term contract cost reductions

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