Purchasing Manager - KBB Product - Manchester - Permanent

Recruiter
KBB Recruitment
Location
Manchester
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
12 Feb 2017
Closes
12 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Purchasing Manager - Manchester - Permanent

Client Details

Our client is a UK leading KBB manufacturer based in the Manchester area. This is an excellent opportunity to join this exciting and fast growing business

Description

As Purchasing Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Management, guidance and development of the purchasing department
  • Sourcing, negotiating, order placement and follow up of stock/raw materials/ parts/ equipment
  • Maintain and develop manufacturer relations
  • Carry out benchmarking exercise of current and potential suppliers, preparing requests for quotations and analysing cost breakdowns
  • Planning and Forecasting in line with business growth/development
  • Identify cost saving and efficiency opportunities across the business
  • Working in liason with the Supply Chain Department
  • Liasing with the Financial Director, Sales Director and Commercial Director

Your Profile:

  • The ideal candidate MUST have experience working as a Purchasing Manager within the Kitchen, Bedroom, Bathroom, Home Interiors industry
  • Supervisory management experience
  • Interested in self-development
  • Tenacious and clear thinking
  • Strong hands-on approach
  • Commercial awareness
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Leadership skills
  • Excellent IT Skills
  • Desire and Drive to grow and succeed

Salary Negotiable, Immediate Start, All suitably qualified candidates will be contacted within 48 hours of application.