Operations/Purchasing Manager - £27,000 - £30,000

Office Angels
29 Mar 2019
04 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Operations Manager - LED Eco Lights - Camberley

February 2019

£25,000-£30,000 D.O.E.

Have you got experience of being in a warehouse environment?

Do you want to manage a small team?

Are you a logical and process driven individual?

An exciting role has arisen for an individual from a logistical background with experience in operations to join a company that is a leader in its field. Reporting to the Managing Director, you will be responsible for all aspects of purchasing.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop a purchasing strategy
  • Forecast levels of demand for services and products
  • Forecast price trends and their impact on future activities
  • Manage, train and supervise the Warehouse Team
  • Keeping stock control systems up-to-date
  • Liaise with suppliers, customers and logistics companies
  • Build and maintain good relationships with new and existing suppliers - ensuring that suppliers are aware of business objectives
  • Negotiate and agree pricing, contracts and rebates, monitoring the quality of service provided
  • Evaluate bids and make recommendations, based on commercial and technical factors
  • Produce presentations about market analysis and possible growth
  • Produce weekly and monthly reports for senior levels of management


  • Excellent oral, written, numeracy and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication with suppliers, clients and work team
  • Experience of at least 2 years in a similar role
  • A team player
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Competent with IT systems
  • Problem solving skills and the ability to work on a tactical and strategic level
  • The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines


  • Experience of using Orderwise and ACT (training can be given)

This is a really exciting opportunity for someone who has a passion for logistics and purchasing. If this is you; apply today!

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