Senior Purchasing Assistant

Recruiter
Chase and Holland
Location
Lincolnshire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Aug 2019
Closes
08 Sep 2019
Ref
1212673453
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Purchasing Manager - North Lincolnshire - Up to £40,000
Chase & Holland have an excellent opportunity to join a leading manufacturer based in North Lincolnshire. This is an award-winning business that has experienced sustained growth in recent years and is looking for an ambitious and driven Purchasing Manager. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a great company during an exciting period of change and growth.
The Purchasing Manager will work closely with the Financial MD in the delivery of the commercial purchasing function of the company's entire expenditure.
Duties will include;
* Direct and assist with the implementation of new systems and processes for effective purchasing across the organisation
* Assisting with the development and management of the purchasing department
* Assist with the development and delivery of a purchasing strategy across the company Group
* Assist proactively with the minimisation of supply risk of materials
* To take ownership of and manage customer project supply requirements as identified by business management
* To participate in supplier negotiations, recommend supplier selection and implement contracts
* Identify opportunities for broader savings in inventory and warehousing costs and assist with the implementation of continuous improvements
Requirements:
* Good experience of relevant systems (SAP or B1 ERP)
* Has the ability to deliver strong purchasing performance
* Can efficiently establish new processes, systems and reporting
* Has strong negotiation skills
* Holds a professional qualification (CIPS is preferable)
In return, the successful Purchasing Manager will receive:
· A competitive salary of up to £40,000
· Good company benefits and holidays package
· Support for development
If you think this is the right career move for you, please click 'apply' to find out more.
Chase & Holland acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Finance, Supply Chain, HR and IT recruitment and comfortably service Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Staffordshire and Lincolnshire marketplaces

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