Purchasing Manager - Relocation Opportunity

Sigma Recruitment Limited
Dickens Heath
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Opportunity to relocate to Cardiff, South Wales with a TAX FREE relocation package of £5,000 - £8,000. You would join a leading manufacturing company who has invested over £100M in South Wales during the last ten years. They are one of the world leaders in their field and are a very stable employer. Currently looking to recruit an experienced purchasing manager. As the purchasing manager, you will be managing four direct reports, overseeing the purchasing department ensuring that resources are used effectively and that targets are met. As the purchasing manager, you will:-

  • Lead, direct, evaluate and develop a team of purchasing staff.
  • Evaluate and select suppliers and negotiate terms for major purchases, commit to purchases.
  • Liaise with other managers to understand their current and anticipated demand for goods and materials and develop plans, cost estimates, and schedules.
  • Analyse and evaluate the organisation's overall purchasing trends to identify areas where purchases could be made in bulk or improvements for stock replenishment.
  • Manage ongoing relationships with major suppliers, vendors or sub-contractors
  • Analyse and evaluate external price trends and new product offerings to identify opportunities to reduce overall purchasing costs.

To be successful as the purchasing manager, you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Purchasing experience within the manufacuting industry.
  • Must have strong people management skills.
  • Ideally, will hold a degree in relevant subject or have a CIPS qualification

In return, the purchasing manager you will receive a salary of up between £40,000 - £50,000 (depending on experience) in addition to a bonus of up to 10%, 5% pension and healthcare. We can also offer a relocation package of between £5,000 - £8,000 depending on circumstances.

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