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Purchasing Manager

Purchasing and procurement service role for a leading provider of services to the pharmaceutical sector.

My client, a leading service provider to the pharmaceutical industry are recruiting for a purchasing manager.

The business is an innovative business that is leading the way within their field. They are experiencing growth, development and genuine market dominance within their field.

The successful candidate will have experience of the following:

  • Negotiating prices, service and supply of raw materials within the chemical, engineering or pharmaceutical sectors.
  • Experience of pro actively managing and organising the replenishment of stock levels
  • Support all internal customers through rapid response to enquiries regarding pricing/availability
  • Identify new sources of supply and approve via company compliance procedures
  • Negotiate with regard to terms and conditions of purchase including price and payment terms
  • Order and expedite supply to support manufacturing and sales plan
  • Provide supply agreements and contracts in conjunction with various departments
  • Provide an efficient order placement service for all internal customers
  • Carry out assigned SAP transactions in an accurate and timely manner
  • Monitor and analyse market trends in supply/prices
  • Monitor and develop the performance of suppliers
  • Set standard prices in conjunction with the finance team

The successful candidate will be expected to develop a worldwide network of reputable suppliers along with attending relevant industry events to maintain product and cost knowledge.

In return the company provide a competitive salary and the opportunity to develop and progress within their business, whilst continuously learning new skills.

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