Purchasing Manager

3 days left

Location
Oxford
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP48000 per annum +
Posted
24 Jul 2017
Closes
23 Aug 2017
Ref
13843881/001
Contact
Michael Stevens
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Job Level
Manager
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Opportunity for a Purchasing Manager to join a growing organisation and take ownership over building, developing and growing a purchasing team within a manufacturing environment.

Client Details

Market leading manufacturing organisation, growing 40% YoY, with an impressive portfolio of clients and busy order book.

Description

  • Manage a small team of people
  • Ensure the Purchasing Department achieves its objectives on cost pricing, measuring actual spend versus agreed targets
  • Manage the supplier network (Supplier Vendor Management)
  • Develop a network of key suppliers that meet the attributes of the defined "Gold Standard"
  • Negotiate contracts with suppliers - new and existing
  • Set and agree quality standard with suppliers
  • Establish a programme of sourcing new suppliers

Profile

  • Experience of managing suppliers on a global scale
  • Demonstrable track record of strong negotiation skills
  • Ability to motivate and lead a small purchasing team
  • Ability to build strong relationships both internally and externally
  • Competent user of microsoft software
  • CIPS qualified (desirable)
  • Experienced using MRP/ERP systems

Job Offer

£40,000 - £48,000 + benefits