Procurement Manager

Focus Resourcing
Wickford, UK
13 Jun 2019
17 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is seeking an effective, decisive and confident Procurement Manager with previous experience in buying and supplying materials. Someone with a desire to progress and succeed will fair well in this role.

It would be beneficial if applicants have experience working with fabrics.

It is essential that you have experience in a similar role, and you have proven ability of working to budgets and time limitations.
Hours of work are Monday to Friday 7:30 - 4:30pm.

You will be required to:
  • Arrange transport for export
  • Managing the team and improving processes
  • Sort out various jobs that cover various materials
  • Working closely with fabrics and powdercoated profile
  • Keeping check of stock and ordering appropriately for future/upcoming jobs
  • Managing the companies Prime Product Program reports
  • Ensure stock is only ordered if necessary
  • Handling purchase order requests
  • Approaching suppliers regarding any faulty/defective products
  • Organising debit and credit notes
  • Maintain and update the company's preferred supplier price list
  • Update supplier records with delivery times, prices and future development
  • Document and log important data/information
  • Hold responsibility for the purchasing of various materials
  • Manage budgets and company spend ensuring you stay within limitations
  • Build relationships with suppliers on the market
  • Market research to find the best deals in order to save the company time and money
  • Effectively negotiate with suppliers

The successful candidate will:
  • Understand the procurement process and various systems
  • Have excellent communications skills
  • Be able to negotiate confidently
  • PC literate and produce reports
  • Be a pro-active problem solver
  • Can prioritise workload

Please bear in mind that you may not hear from us straight away. Due to the high level of applications we receive every day, we can only respond to applicants whose skills and qualifications are suitable for this position. If you would like to be considered for similar and future positions, or for a complete listing of all our current vacancies, please visit our website.

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