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Head of Purchasing - Manufacturing

RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorManufacturing, Manufacturing - Other
Salary£55,000 to £65,000 per annum
LocationsBuckinghamshire, South East (Excl London)
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted10 April 2018

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  • Leads the strategic purchasing activities in collaboration with Division Procurement, where required, to ensure optimization of the procurement spend and effective supplier management
  • Functional, disciplinary and result oriented lead of the operational Procurement team

Client Details

Leading trademark for compatible one and two-component mixing systems including cartridges, mixers, dispensers and accessories.


  • Choice of suppliers within the locally defined portfolio and alignment with Group / Division Purchasing in shared categories
  • Issuing quotations and comparison of quotation and final recommendation within the locally defined portfolio
  • Determination of alternative suppliers within the locally defined portfolio of suppliers
  • Regular risk analysis of supplier base for categories that are key in terms of spend and critically for production
  • Overall responsibility (with operational purchasing team) for on time and cost-effective sourcing
  • Responsible to perform a yearly assessment of supplier base
  • Cost optimization: continuous monitoring and optimization of local purchasing costs, including make or buy decisions, and carrying out changes in price and/or conditions
  • Quality: ensure the quality of the supplied products in collaboration with Quality team
  • Audit: organize and participate in quality audits at suppliers, with the punctual support of Division Procurement
  • Support of other department tasks depending or interlinked with procurement (R&D projects, Quality audits, etc)

  • Head of Purchasing within a global organisation
  • Implemented site and global procurement strategy
  • Solid background in direct procurement
  • Team Management
  • Experience in develop and managing supplier relationships

Job Offer

Competitive salary and package

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