Procurement Manager

Recruiter
Taskmaster
Location
Coventry
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Procurement Manager

Coventry

TM Resourcing's Technician Division are currently recruiting on behalf of a large, successful organisation in the Coventry area for a Procurement Manager.

Salary: £50,000 per annum

Type: Permanent contract

Working hours: Monday-Thursday 08.00-16.30 & Friday 08.00-13.00

The purpose of this role is to reduce spend and consumable cost across the board. Candidates will have to be able to deal with contracts/service level agreements, have knowledge of implementation of cost saving initiatives, good negotiation skills and excellent commercial awareness.

Ideal requirements of the candidate:

  • Experience of CIPS/MCips

  • Proven working experience as purchasing manager, agent or officer

  • Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management

  • Interest in market dynamics along with business sense

  • Negotiation and networking skills

  • Ability to gather and analyse data and to work with figures

  • Solid judgement along with decision making skills

  • Strong leadership capabilities

The role:

  • Develop, lead & execute purchasing strategies

  • Develop and manage contracts and service agreements

  • Track & report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness

  • Craft negotiation strategies and close deals with optimal terms

  • Partner with stakeholders to ensure clear requirements documentation

  • Forecase price and market trends

  • Seek and partner with reliable vendors and suppliers

  • Work in a partnership with Supply Chain Manager

  • Monitor supplier performance, including conducting supplier site audits

  • Reviewing forecasts, plans and resources to ensure the needs of the business are met

  • Creating and developing strategy

  • Ensuring Quality, delivery and total cost targets are honoured with a continuous improvement environment

This role will require occassional travel to suppliers so candidates must be prepared to be flexible.

The role would suit a Senior Buyer looking to further their career.

To apply for this vacancy please follow the instructions online and your application will be reviewed shortly. Thanks!