Purchasing Manager

Elevation Recruitment Group
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain are recruiting for Purchasing Manager to manage the sourcing, and inventory management for an engineering business in Bradford. This organisation is a leader in their sector and conducts large and complex projects to manufacture and install innovative engineered equipment.

The successful candidate will be responsible for working with the engineering teams to identify and source products for new projects, creating enquires for quotation, and evaluating and awarding contracts to the most appropriate suppliers. You will develop supplier strategy, managing performance, developing service levels, and leveraging spend to enable best pricing.
There will be a focus on quality and performance of products, whilst ensuring projects remain within budget and on time.
You will meet with suppliers, to discuss performance, audit and appraise their capabilities, and ensure strong commercial relationships. Were applicable you will implement framework agreements on standard and consumable products.
In addition you will take responsibility for several store locations, managing the staff and tracking inventory.

You will have ideally worked in a design led manufacturing environment and be used to working alongside technical teams on projects.

Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain would be keen to speak with candidates with the following skills and experiences:

-Experience of sourcing and purchasing engineering materials and components, and managing suppliers of subcontracted work.
-Negotiation, contract development, and inventory management skills.
-Management of purchasing and stores teams.
-Experience of project based purchasing.
-Ideally with a business or engineering qualification, and studying CIPS qualification.

Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain is a specialist division of Elevation Recruitment focusing on purchasing, sourcing, and full supply chain control and management positions in Yorkshire and surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would like to hear from you.

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