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Job Title

Purchasing Manager

RecruiterBarclay Meade
Industry SectorEngineering, Engineering - Other, Manufacturing, Manufacturing - Other
LocationsHampshire, South East (Excl London)
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted11 July 2017

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My client are a global organisation who are currently looking for a procurement manager to look after their materials and procurement function. This is an exciting opportunity to work for a leading organisation.

The ideal candidate for the purchasing manager role will form part of the growth strategy and will play a crucial part in the development of the business whereby you will deliver significant change and improvement

Location - Portsmouth
Salary - £45k plus benefits

The purchasing manager will be responsible for -

You will form part of the growth strategy and will play a crucial part in the development of the business whereby you will deliver significant change and improvement
Be part of a team who are commencing the journey of change. You will be driving projects that move the needle converting our business model from a push to pull system
You will have the responsibility for delivering results and improvement (TCO, OTIF and lead-time, supplier rationalisation, inventory and quality). Responsible for the purchasing of all raw materials and services to safeguard customer requirements
Reduce supplier base via preferred suppliers / supplier partnerships. Help drive to maximize efficiency and contribute to general administration and cost reduction
Meet Suppliers across multiple geographical locations
Establish, implement and manage system to evaluate, monitor and report supplier scorecard performance. You will lead the purchasing team to deliver Quarterly Business reviews with key suppliers. You will manage supplier Audits from an operational capability standpoint.
Liaising with engineering to identify areas of standardisation and optimal design solutions for procurement.
Coordinate with cross functional business teams to develop the best economic strategy for production planning to support customer demand.
Develop and Introduce a Sales and Operations Planning Process
Lead and develop a team of people who have the will to change, passion and drive to succeed.

The ideal candidate for the role of purchasing manager will have -

Degree or equivalent purchasing qualification
Six Sigma
Experience in leading group-wide indirect materials procurement activities, such as, but not limited to, sourcing, cost evaluation, risk mitigation and framework agreements
Experience with integrating suppliers into a business
Strong numerical skills with the ability to create and analyse data
Excellent IT skills
Project Management experience

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK

Barclay Meade acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Barclay Meade and may assist with processing your application.

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Recruiter: Barclay Meade
Tel: 0843 208 1255
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