Purchasing Manager

Location Hull
Discipline: Procurement & Supply Chain
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Hannah

Contact email: hannah@cprec.co.uk
Contact phone: 01482 205808
Job ref: 605187
Published: 29 days ago
Expiry date: 11 Apr 2024 00:59
We are looking for an experienced, dynamic, and success-driven purchasing professional who is not afraid to challenge the Status Quo. Our client are a highly successful, independently owned company who operate in a niche market.
 
About the Role:

The Purchasing Manager will be responsible for ensuring KPIs are being met, in line with cost, delivery, and safety targets. As the Purchasing Manager, your duties will include:
  
  • Perform regular reviews of the company’s existing supplier base, identifying areas for improvement and implementing strategies to improve performance and quality.
  • Identify cost savings opportunities with current and new suppliers  without compromising on quality.
  • Assess international supply risks as well as associated business costs and take appropriate decisions.
  • Source sustainable supply options and innovative solutions, working with the suppliers to consider environmental impact.
  • Attend relevant exhibitions to stay up to date in the market
  • Negotiate supply terms and build robust relationships with suppliers.
  • Continuously monitor stock levels and analyse trends to prepare material requirement forecasts.  
  • Raise Purchase Orders and RFQs using SAP
  • Prepare and manage departmental budget and report on performance.
  • Liaise with internal stakeholders in NPD, sales, production, quality, and finance
  
About you:
  • 5 years+ experience of purchasing at a strategic level
  • MCIPS or related degree would be preferred but not essential
  • Previous experience of using SAP or similar MRP system
  • Excellent negotiation and analytical skills 
  • Dynamic and forward-thinking nature with ability to problem solve and build relationships
  
What's on Offer?
  • Salary £45- £50K depending on experience
  • Ongoing support and funding for personal development
  • Private health insurance
  • Company pension scheme
  • performance related bonus
  • Fantastic culture and low turnover of staff
If this sounds like the perfect role for you, then don't delay and apply today!

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