Purchasing Manager

Recruiter
Manufacturing Futures
Location
Manchester
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
05 May 2017
Closes
04 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Manufacturing Futures currently seek to appoint a Purchasing Manager to further develop a rapidly expanding business to help to accelerate their growth going forward.

Purchasing Manager - Role and Responsibilities - Senior Buyer / Procurement Manager / Supply Chain / MRP

* Manage and oversee the operations and daily activities of the purchasing department
* Direct procurement policies to ensure all items are purchased and delivered within budget and time constraints at the lowest possible cost
* Establish and update an approved vendor/supplier database and develop, negotiate and administer purchasing agreements. Also introduce performance improvement measures for suppliers and vendors
* Help develop and administer an aftermarket sales & service programme

Purchasing Manager - Skills and Abilities - Senior Buyer / Procurement Manager / Supply Chain / MRP

* A recognised qualification in purchasing, supply chain or business management (or related)
* Experience in purchasing and procurement, including working knowledge of laws and regulations relating to procurement and contracts
* Knowledge of purchasing and supply chain systems, LEAN principles of planning and MRP / ERP systems
* High competency level in MS Office applications

Purchasing Manager, Senior Buyer, Procurement Manager, MRP, Supply Chain