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Job Title

Sourcing Manager

Industry SectorOther, Service - Other, Services
Salary£35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Benefits15 Bonus Paid Quarterly
LocationsDerbyshire, East Midlands, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted08 August 2018

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Role summary
Working with the Procurement Team and reporting to the Senior Purchasing Manager, the Sourcing Manager will be responsible for the strategic development of product and service supply chains from both domestic suppliers as well as low cost manufacturing locations including but not limited to Malaysia, China, Indonesia and India. This will require experienced knowledge of category management with a proven record of writing and developing category strategies as well as a proven experience of detailed and strategic Supplier Relationship Management

The role
  • Contribute to the development of policies and plans in line with organisational objectives

Obtain information to develop strategic policies and plans
Present information for the development of policies and plans
  • Maintain the effectiveness of procurement operations

Contribute to the identification suppliers and new product ranges and best value operations
Contribute to the improvement of operational effectiveness through supply chain value mapping and development of best value products and supply chains.
  • Contribute to the development of a category strategy and plan

Provide information for category objectives and strategy Develop a contract implementation plan
  • Negotiate improvements in supplier performance

Resolve user complaints with supplier
Provide feedback, assistance and advice to supplier
Co-ordinate improvements in supplier performance

Essential skills include
  • Strong negotiation, influencing and presentation skills.
  • Computer skills including Powerpoint and Excel spreadsheet.
  • Ability to use initiative and work effectively under pressure and to deadlines.
  • Membership of the Charted Institute of Purchasing & Supply (MCIPS).
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills.
  • A minimum of 3 years successful practical buying experience

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