Purchasing Manager

ASC Connections
Milton Keynes
£45000 - £50000/annum
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A global, specialist technology business are recruiting a Purchasing Manager to manage all Purchasing, Inventory and material activities to support manufacturing. This is a newly created position and in order to be successful, you will need to have Security Clearance or be able to gain Security Clearance. For more information on how to gain security clearance click on this link https://(url removed)/staticpages/10287/get-security-cleared/

As the Purchasing Manager, you will earn up to £50k per annum and be entitles to a good benefits package.

The job

* Manage and oversee a range of business activities such as materials scheduling, supply chain and strategic sourcing
* As the Purchasing Manager, you will manage an established purchasing team and you will be tasked with training and development of each individual as well as ensuring all policies and processes are followed.
* Maintain a range of systems including an MRP and ERP system
* Ensure that the purchasing strategy enables the business to meet all manufacturing demands.

To be successful in this role you will........

* Have previously worked as a Purchasing Manager within a manufacturing business, ideally within Aerospace, Oil and Gas or specialist manufacturing.
* Have strong knowledge of material, supply chain, inventory and import and export
* Have current Security Clearance or have the ability to gain this.
* ITAR knowledge would be very beneficial


As the Purchasing Manager you will command a salary of around £45k-£50k, plus a generous contributory Pension Scheme, 24 days leave plus bank holidays and an excellent working environment at their HQ. If you would like to apply for the position please follow the instructions.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of both technical and business services. We operate as an employment business or an employment agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively. For an extensive range of job opportunities please visit our website at (url removed)