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RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorManufacturing, Manufacturing - Other
Salary£35,000 to £45,000 per annum
LocationsStaffordshire, West Midlands
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted06 October 2017

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To ensure that materials are purchased at the most competitive prices worldwide, on time and to the required specifications.

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Global manufacturing organisation based in Staffordshire.

  • To work on and play an important role in all NPI projects
  • To manage commodity spend circa £5 million and oversee the purchasing spend from cradle to grave
  • To work closely with suppliers introducing new suppliers, auditing, contract negotiation, supplier management.
  • To ensure quality standards are met including knowledge of PPAP and APQP compliance
  • To work alongside supplier development engineers dealing with project readiness and supplier exit strategies, APQP.
  • To achieve annual cost reduction targets
  • Drive improved levels of transparency
  • To work with global teams to understand lowest total cost of acquisition for specific categories.
  • Implement LTA's with assigned suppliers.
  • Work with supplier development engineers on VA/VE and implementation of lean tool and techniques to improve quality, cost, and delivery performance
  • Monitor supplier financials and report any at risk suppliers
  • To lead global supplier relationship management activities.

  • Degree educated, with a minimum of 4/5 years' experience with direct procurement in a manufacturing/engineering environment.
  • A confident communicator, resilient, inquisitive in nature and ambitious.
  • Can read basic mechanical engineering drawings.

Job Offer

£35,000 - £45,000 + benefits

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