Procurement Manager

EasyWeb Agency
£60000 per annum
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Procurement Manager

Would you be interested in working for an international leader in secondary power distribution solutions? 

We are looking for a procurement manager to define and implement the purchasing strategy as well as manage and lead the supply chain and purchasing activities for all UK procurement. 

Location: Thame (Oxford) 
Salary: £60,000 + Benefits (Pension, 25 days holiday, Private Medical Insurance) 
What will your role involve?
  • Management and control of supply chain processes, planning, material requirements
  • Set up and drive improvement action plans throughout the department based on key budget factors
  • Drive development of the supply chain, key enterprise metrics.
  • Ensure point of use material availability, prime product availability.
  • Ensure 100% stock accuracy in the plant.
  • Ensure procurement strategies are developed and aligned with world-wide sourcing strategies.
  • Develop competence in the usage of ERP system (AX) in the procurement team.
  • Out-sourcing & re-sourcing of components required for all product at optimal costs.
  • Lead local supplier development workshops.
  • Identifying critical components & developing dual sources to sustain supply chain.
What we require from you
  • Experience in inventory management and control, purchasing and supply chain 
  • Ability to develop and deploy creative solutions to complex problems 
  • ERP exposure (Microsoft Dynamics AX preferably) 
  • Experience within Switchgear industry would be highly desirable 
  • Experience of the development of purchasing and supply strategy - Budget setting and cost reduction plans 
Keywords; Procurement, Supply Chain, Operations Manager, Procurement Manager, Purchasing Manager, AX Dynamics, ERP, Manufacturing, Electric, Electrical, Switchgear, Inventory management, buyer, buying manager

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Agency, the services advertised by EasyWeb Agency are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications