Sourcing Manager - Outsource Manufacturing

Location
Manchester
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP45000 per annum +
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
13844716/001
Contact
Jonathan Weller
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Specialist
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sourcing Manager - Outsource Manufacturing - Manchester

Client Details

Our client are a successful multinational manufacturer. They continue to grow supporting a diverse customer base. They have adopted an outsourced manufacturing strategy for certain product lines which needs management and development. The majority of the suppliers are based in the far east.

Description

As the Sourcing Manager - Outsource Manufacturing you will:

  • Review the current supply base against the set SLA
  • Drive projects which will include supplier development, new sourcing activities, development of risk management models
  • Maintain current market knowledge understanding global trends and issues
  • Build relationships internally to understand NPD pipelines and capacity trends

Profile

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Already operating as a Sourcing Manager - Outsource Manufacturing
  • Proven on a global basis, specifically China and Far Eastern sub contract suppliers
  • Proficient language skills, ideally Mandarin

Job Offer

circa £45,000 + package