Senior Purchasing Manager

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Randstad Employment Bureau
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

As a Senior Purchasing professional - do you have experience in managing a team within the manufacturing sector?

You will be required to manage the whole procurement function for a wide ranging variety of materials.

The main responsibilities are:

  • to design and implement a strategy for the whole business
  • negotiate with suppliers to ensure budgetary KPIs are met
  • lead, coach and develop your team
  • complete continuous improvement activities to ensure quality standards and value for money are met
  • look at existing supplier portfolio, analyse and ensure these are the best solution for the company
  • build new supplier relationships both UK and Globally if necessary
  • ensure market knowledge of materials is kept front of mind

You will need to posses:

  • a minimum of 6 years within a senior procurement function within manufacturing or FMCG
  • previous team management capabilities
  • a membership pf CIPS (not essential but would be a huge advantage)

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