Purchasing Manager

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Utilita Energy Ltd
Location
Eastleigh
Posted
22 Apr 2019
Closes
01 May 2019
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

About Us

Established in 2003 with the aim to challenge the big 6 and give a fairer deal, Utilita are a growing energy supplier for Gas and Electric to both consumers and businesses across the UK, predominantly to the prepaid market. With over 1400 employees in over 10 locations nationally.

As the first Energy company to install a smart meter we were pleased in 2018 to win Best Smart Meter Experience and Best App in the uSwitch Awards and be nominated as "one to watch" within the Times 100 best companies to work for.

What You'll Be Doing

We are excited to be seeking an experienced to lead and develop the in-house purchasing team. The role is focused on business efficiencies surrounding procurement and management of suppliers, including drafting and executing contracts and agreements and identifying business commercial risks including writing and producing reports to internal stakeholders.

What We're Looking For

The ideal candidate will have strong commercial awareness and experience in supply chain management including experience of contract negotiations and procurement recognition.

You will have strong interpersonal skills for managing internal and external interfaces including, managing change, developing processes and presenting to suppliers and senior management.

It is desirable that you are CIPS qualified or willing to study towards this.

If you are looking for a new challenge and you have the skills we are looking for, please apply with your CV and cover letter.

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