Purchasing Manager - £30k-£35k per annum - Essex

Recruiter
On Target Recruitment
Location
Dartford
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Company:

* Established for over 40 years
* A leading supplier to the NHS and private sectors
* Experts in the manufacturing and supplying of medical products for medical professionals
* Excellent career opportunity with excellent support and training



The Role:

* The main element of the role as the new purchasing manager is to manage the companies purchasing activities to ensure the optimum stock is held to meet the agreed service level and that the suppliers are quality and ethically compliant
* Responsible for the day to day management of all company purchasing of goods and services -This is to include the establishment and rationalisation of key supplier agreements and looking for ways to improve efficiency and profitability
* Responsibilities included - Stock Management, strategy, Forecasting, Supplier Management, New product/supplier sourcing, invoice processing, deliveries and customs clearance etc



The Ideal Person:

* ISO9001 accredited
* +3 years experience as a purchasing manager preferable
* Need to have experience of purchasing from overseas ideally China or Pakistan
* Doesn't need to be from a healthcare background and purchasing experience will suffice
* Experience with Stock Management, strategy, Forecasting, Supplier Management, New product/supplier sourcing, invoice processing, deliveries and customs clearance



Consultant: Ben Saxon

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.



About On Target

On Target Recruitment is one of the UK's leading specialist recruitment agencies. Our consultants specialise in sales, technical and commercial jobs in the Engineering, Construction, Medical, and Business Solutions sectors. We place all levels of personnel, up to Director across the UK and internationally.