Supplier Manager

Location
Swindon
Salary
GBP25000 - GBP35000 per annum +
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Ref
13832440/001
Contact
Paris Howell
Specialist Area
Buying, Contracts
Job Level
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A new opportunity has arisen for a Supplier Manager to join a growing SME based in Swindon. A growth position within the organisation covering contract and Supplier Relationship Management.

Client Details

Based in Swindon my client has become a market leader in their field. Due to recent growth, they are looking for a Supplier Manager to join them to support their Operations Department in managing, monitoring and reporting the performance of current suppliers.

Description

  • Responsible for analysing supplier performance data
  • Provide support for the Operations department in regards to product and pricing management
  • Ensure turnaround times of suppliers are consistent and discrepancies are reviewed and addressed
  • To develop and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with suppliers
  • Support across departments for the introduction of changes to services products.
  • Responsible for preparing Operations for product change, supporting training and communication.
  • To support Operations in preparing for and facilitating external audits

Profile

  • Proven ability of Supplier Relationship Management
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Track record of delivering and monitoring supplier performance
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Proven ability of using Microsoft office applications

Job Offer

Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 plus benefits