Purchasing Manager

Location
Preston
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted
09 Mar 2018
Closes
29 Mar 2018
Ref
13892083/001
Contact
Jonathan Weller
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Manager
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Purchasing Manager - Manufacturing and Production - Preston

Client Details

My client is a successful design led manufacturer with an impressive product portfolio. They continue to grow through market share and acquisition.

Description

As the purchasing manager you will:

  • Take complete ownership over the supply base including quality, cost, and delivery into the 2 manufacturing sites within the Preston area
  • Develop a close working relationship with design / engineering to enable a more efficient product development process
  • Review purchasing systems and process to remove transactional activity
  • Highlight opportunity for supply chain deficiencies (materials management, stocking policy)
  • Support team development

Profile

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Already operating as a purchasing manager or a senior buyer with reports
  • Working within a high BOM based environment
  • Able to adopt both a hands on and strategic approach
  • Comfortable working with a design, engineering, and production
  • Highly proactive, and supportive of overall business objectives

Job Offer

circa £40,000 + bonus

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