Purchasing Manager

£43000 - £45000 per annum
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is a Housebuilder with undergoing developments across Yorkshire with expansion and new projects in the pipeline for the 2017/2018 period. Due to this expansion they are looking to recruit an experienced Purchasing Manager; preferably with experience in the Housebuilding sector.

As a Purchasing Manager, you will report to the Commercial Director who will outline each project to you. You will be responsible for:

* Developing, leading and executing purchasing strategies
* Tracking and reporting key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
* Developing negotiation strategies and closing deals with optimal terms
* Forecasting price and market trends to identify changes of balance in buyer-supplier power
* Performing cost and scenario analysis, and benchmarking
* Assessing, managing and mitigating risks
* Seeking and partnering with reliable vendors and suppliers
* Determining quantity and timing of deliveries
* Monitoring and forecasting upcoming levels of demand
* Ensuring that all material orders are placed within allocated timescales and that financial targets are met

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Purchasing Manager with an in depth knowledge of partnering, including material procurement procedures and technical knowledge of Building Materials and supply chain process. You will have the ability to create new ideas in areas which are likely to be of a specialist or technical nature; ensuring that you are resolute in focusing on results. It is desirable that you have worked in a housebuilding purchasing role previously; and that you are experienced in the managing aspect and autonomous nature of the role.

You must have a full driving licence, as travel will be required to sites and to visit suppliers on an ad hoc basis.

The salary on offer is ranging between £40k - £45k plus package.

If you are interested in this vacancy and would like to apply, please send your CV to Jessica at Bromak using the contact details provided.