Global FS Sourcing Manager

New Appointments Group
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Does the following sentence describe you ..?

- An experienced, driven and commercially aware purchasing and supply chain professional.

Does this sound like a company you would like to work with ..?

- Prestigious and pioneering international manufacturing organisation, world renowned and recognised as the leading brand within their industry.

Here's the essence of the role ...

- Full responsibility for the global Sourcing, Supply and Logistics operations.

And finally, what's in it for you ...

- A salary c£50,000.
- Company Pension Scheme.
- Bonus (Manager Incentive Scheme).
- 25 days annual leave (+ 8 days Bank Holiday).
- Flexitime.
- International travel.

If you're still here, let's flesh this position out a bit and see if it's still aligned with your skill set, experience and ambitions:


- Identify, develop and establish quality global and regional suppliers for commodities, including castings, controls, valves, machined components, pumps, finished parts and composites.
- Establish, distribute and maintain a preferred supplier list.
- Manage and direct global procurement and planning activities using a valid process to select suppliers.
- Design implement and revise, when needed, supply chains that support business strategies adapted to changing market conditions, new business opportunities or cost reduction strategies.

Key Deliverables:

- Reduce material spend.
- Improve supplier performance.

In order to ensure our client's reputation as a world leading quality manufacturer, we have been given a specific set of criteria to recruit to. With that in mind there are certain things that we will need to see on your CV to be considered:

- Degree in business, materials management, operations management or related field.
- Experience, in a global operating environment, leading logistics, supply chain or commodity management, inventory control and scheduling operations, preferably for medium volume engineered products/systems.
- Working knowledge of all laws and regulations related to procurement and contracts.
- Knowledge of purchasing and supply chain systems.

If you feel that this role ticks all the boxes and you would like to find out more, click apply now and let's set up an initial chat.

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