United Kingdom | change country 

Supply Chain Jobs: A supply chain recruitment resource and the UK's best supply chain career opportunities

Headline Job
Procurement Specialist
Group Supply Chain Director

Featured Jobs
Supply Chain Director

Demand & Supply Planner

Group Supply Chain Director
Group Purchasing Manager - Rick Stein
St Columb, Cornwall

Featured Recruiters

Strategic Buyer

Job Title

Strategic Buyer

RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorEngineering, Engineering - Other, Manufacturing, Manufacturing - Other, Rail & Transport Insfrastructure
BenefitsBonus, Pension
LocationsSouth West, Wiltshire
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted23 January 2018

Back to Results Email a friend Print  Email DirectApply Now

The purpose of the position is to develop and manage a defined Strategic Commodity group within the Purchasing department. The role will require the individual to be familiar with the complete range of sourcing activities to include spend analytics , formulation and implementation of commodity strategies, contract negotiations and on-going contract management of strategic supplier relationships

Client Details

A global leader with a world class Supply Chain.

  • Develop and maintain Commodity sourcing strategies
  • Reduce and optimise the supply base in line with year on year target deliverables
  • Develop and maintain the corporate In Supply models with regards inventory management principles
  • Manage the Supply base whilst ascertaining level of risk and exposure within the supply chain
  • Work with suppliers to implement cost management programme and ensure projects are defined and implemented on time
  • Engage in New source requests which support new business requirements

  • A proven purchasing background in a manufacturing or engineering environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, negotiating and influencing skills.
    Good commercial awareness
  • MCIPS qualification / membership or working towards
  • Knowledge of quality, engineering. Process and materials management

  • A background in Castings, Forgings and Machined Parts would be advantageous

Job Offer

A highly competitive salary is available with a very attractive benefits.

Back to Results Email a friend Print  Email DirectApply Now

Recruiter: Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Tel: N/A
Recruiter Profile
View all jobs
Headline Job
Senior In-directs Category Manager
London Heathrow or Manchester

Candidate Login

Candidate Registration
Apply for Jobs and / or opt into our Candidate database

Daily Job Alerts
New Jobs direct to your inbox

  Job of the Week  
Strategic Buyer - PT Corporate Area

Latest Jobs
Master Data Analyst

Demand Planner
South East London

Home  |  Search Jobs  |  Find Leading Procurement & Supply Chain Recruiters  |  Blog  |  Client List  |  Contact  |  About Us   |  Jobs
Supply Chain Sitemap  |   Sitemap  |   Privacy Statement  |   Facebook  |   Twitter