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Job Title

Purchasing Manager

Industry SectorOther
Salary£40,000 to £45,000 per annum
LocationsLancashire, North West
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted05 December 2017

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£40,000 - £45,000 / Bolton / Purchasing Manager

Your new company

You will join an industry leading business.

Your new role

Alongside other operational duties your key role duties will include the following-
  • Line management of two Buyers
  • Develop and maintain appropriate relationships with approved and potential Suppliers to ensure competitive prices are obtained.
  • Develop targets and strategy on future cost improvements – specifically, negotiate price reductions in line with volume related purchases.
  • Negotiate retrospective discounts from all suppliers and monitor target achievement progress if appropriate.
  • Visit suppliers to carry out suitability appraisals.
  • Source new products and suppliers from both inside and outside the UK.
  • Attend and proactively participate in Group Development Committee

What you'll need to succeed

You will have proven and demonstrable career experience within a targeted and strategic Purchasing role with examples available of the above key duties. Alongside this you will be able to demonstrate professional and engaging communications skills and a desire to work as a key part of a strong performing commercial operation. You must be MCIPS qualified or nearing completion of CIPS soon.

What you'll get in return

£40,000 - £45,000 dependant on experience and qualifications

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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