Purchasing Manager

Location
Portsmouth
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum + Package
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
14 Oct 2017
Ref
13858325/001
Contact
Athif Talat
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Automotive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • International manufacturing business
  • Buying a wide range of commodities and negotiating contracts

Client Details

  • International manufacture
  • Manufacturing high end products

Description

  • Contract and manage main third-party spend
  • Support strategic Group Purchasing function in the management of contracts and third-party spend to achieve pre-agreed savings targets for CAPEX and MRO.
  • Protect assets by ensuring that CAPEX purchases are covered by robust contracts.
  • Manage supplier by developing new and existing relationships.

Profile

  • Experienced contract negotiator gained within manufacturing or engineering industries.
  • Demonstrable project management skills, gained within tooling and components industries.
  • Proactive, tenacious attitude with the ability to lead and influence strategic decisions.
  • Willingness and ability to travel
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organisation and externally with suppliers.

Job Offer

Competitive salary on offer dependant on experience