Purchasing Manager

Recruiter
ABA Consulting
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£40000 - £45000/annum
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Purchasing Manager
Sheffield
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + Management Bonus Scheme

A successful engineering business which is part of a larger group is seeking a self-motivated Purchasing Manager to join their growing team. You will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of all products is completed in a timely and profitable manner.

Reporting to the Managing Director, your main responsibilities will include:

•Control the budgets of the purchasing department
•Interview new/potential suppliers to negotiate contracts, produce policies and determine product availability
•Liaise with internal/external departments and maintain excellent working relationships
•Visit suppliers and attending trade shows as and when required
•Analyse the market regularly to estimate future material availability
•Ensure all records and databases are accurately populated
•Providing effective supervision and leadership across the team, including training and performance management

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

•Previous experience within a similar, fast paced role
•Strong analytical skills
•Ability to manage multiple projects
•Highly capable Influencer and negotiator

This is an excellent opportunity for a driven, self motivated Purchasing Manager to continue to refine their skills within a fast paced professional environment with genuine career prospects