Purchasing Manager - Manufacturing

BJD Group
£35000 - £40000/annum
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An experienced and pro-active Purchasing Manager that is experience with ISO 9000, with a leaders mentality is required for a leading manufacturer based in Luton. The role has a salary of up to £40,000 + benefits

The Company

A manufacturer and distributor.

The Role

As Purchasing Manager a major part of this role will be assisting with the implementation of the ISO 9000 software, so experience of this is essential! You will be responsible for an annual spend in excess of £2,000,000, managing reviewing and developing a circa 100+ suppliers. Ensuring the buying of the best quality equipment, goods and services at competitive prices.

Key responsibilities include:

* Managing the purchase and delivery of parts from suppliers on time and to specification.
* Strategic purchase planning and stock control
* Analysis and monitoring supplier performance
* Negotiation of favourable terms with suppliers
* Forecasting levels of demand to ensure optimal stock levels
* Dealing with overseas supply chain and procurement

The Person

You will be an experienced Purchasing Manager with ISO 9000 experience and ideally with a strong background of procurement within a manufacturing environment.

* Obtained or working towards CIPS qualification
* Track record in building successful relationships with suppliers
* Strong negotiation and analytical skills


Based in Luton, it is commutable from:

Milton Keynes

Hemel Hempstead






Package and Prospects

This is a unique opportunity to place your mark on an organisation where the impact of your contribution will be highly visible across the company.

On offer is a salary of up to £40,000 + benefits.

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