Hucap Search Ltd
London (Greater)
14 Sep 2018
14 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Planning / Purchasing Manager

We are recruiting on behalf on a global leading business. A new and exciting opportunity has arisen within their Supply Chain team for an experienced Planning / Purchasing Manager. This is a permanent role.

The Planning / Purchasing Manager will have the following skills:

Experience working as a Planning or Purchasing Manager (or similar)
Experience working in a Manufacturing environment
Good negotiation skills
Experience in MRP II (Manufacturing resource planning)
Knowledge in MS Office particularly Excel
Working knowledge of the relevant modules within an MRP system
Minimum 5 years working experience in a “hands on” role
Good communication skills at different levels of the business
Keen attention to detail
Motivational and positive attitude
Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
Punctual, methodical, adaptable and reliable
CIPS certified, desirable but not essential
A working knowledge of manufacturing processes

The role will involve:

Responsible for the day to day management of the Purchasing department, motivating and leading the team are essential qualities in this role. The successful candidate will ensure that parts are brought to the correct specification, on time and cost effectively. You will be responsible for the raw part stock levels ensuring that they meet the business projections and KPI’s. You must be able to demonstrate a strong planning bias and worked in an environment which operated a S&OP. Having a working knowledge of Master Planner Scheduling (MPS) would be a distinct advantage.

Competitive salary and fantastic benefits package available

TO APPLY TO THIS JOB: Reply to this email with your CV and covering letter FAO Nick Bamford quoting job reference VR/02767

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