Purchasing/Procurement Manager

Hunter Selection
Manchester, UK
22 Aug 2019
07 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

LEIGH (Greater Manchester)

Days - Monday to Friday

£35,000 to £40,000

Outstanding Benefits Package, Including high % pension, Healthcare, Bonus & More...

Due to significant expansion with their business, our client, a market leading FMCG Manufacturer has an exciting opportunity for a motivated and technically minded Purchasing Manager. Working within this significantly expanding company you will be involved in all aspects of running the procurement process, including managing and monitoring supplier performance against agreed contracts, negotiating and writing tactical contracts and being a key part of the procurement strategy. This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate looking for a technically challenging role within an established, yet growing business.

Company Profile
*Well established market leader based in Greater Manchester
*Supplying into a broad range clients
*Experiencing a period of exciting growth within stable market sectors

Role & Responsibilities
*Developing, sourcing and coordinating a category portfolio in line with Procurement strategy, to provide assurance of supply, quality, service, cost, and innovation
*Negotiate optimum terms, formalise contracts and implement arrangements to satisfy Company strategy and business needs
*Analysing options for optimum supply arrangements
*Preparing and negotiating tenders and administering contracts
*Reviewing performance, management and maintenance of commercial contracts and service delivery, improving on-time deliveries
*Undertake Supplier audits to ensure adherence to quality standards and reducing the risk of financial exposure
*Manage Stock Control process

Required Skills & Experience
*FMCG Industrial Purchasing Experience
*Familiarity with all aspects of the purchasing function
*Strong influencing & communication skills
*Strong negotiation and supplier management skills
*Commercial Awareness

In return for your commitment my client offers a stable and secure career for technically motivated engineers. If you feel this is of interest please send your CV to directly to James Clarke at (url removed) or call for a confidential discussion on (phone number removed)

Hunter Selection recruit Engineering professionals in Design, Manufacturing, Field Service, electrical & electronic engineering, Production, Purchasing, Manufacturing, and Mechanical engineering

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