Procurement Manager required for Port Talbot based manufacturer
Procurement Manager required for Port Talbot based manufacturer.
My client are looking to recruit a Procurement/Purchasing Manager who will maintain and develop supplier market knowledge. You will be responsible for regularly scanning the marketplace and suppliers, collecting facts and then delivering relevant marketplace and supplier data, including 'clean sheet' analysis, to ensure effective construction of category strategies in close co-operation with key stakeholders
You will be an experienced Procurement/Purchasing Manager educated to degree level in a technical or business related field, or equivalent practical experience. Applicants will have relevant experience in Commodity Management, Strategic Sourcing or Supply Chain Management experience. Ideally, you will have experience or be interested in developing cost models, cost trends and product development.
Our client are looking for applicants who have the confidence in collaborating and working cross-functionally with finance, legal, engineering and operations/manufacturing teams. They are looking to recruit for a number of sectors/categories so particular experience sourcing and contract management in one or more areas of the following would be of particular interest to us:
- Global Sourcing
- Maintenance Services
- Building Infrastructure Maintenance
- Minerals & fluxes
- Process Materials
- Electrical/Mechanical Goods & Services
The role pays a salary of £40k to £45k, dependent on experience. This is an initial 12 month contract, but the role is expected to eventually become a permanent role.
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