Job Title: Procurement Manager
Salary: circa £22-£24/ph
My client, a manufacturer of bespoke systems has an immediate requirement for an Interim Procurement Manager to support their operations.
This is a hands-on role which would suit an experienced interim who can add value and make an immediate impact. Initially the role will be to provide cover for an absence with potential for an extended period to provide support to their expanding business.
Reporting directly to the Supply Chain Director, this role focuses on developing, implementing, and managing the commodity and supplier strategy systems which improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the procurement department.
Responsible for advancement of procurement processes, tools, and systems to deliver business needs
Support Logistics and Supply Chain functions with transportation, storage, and distribution of components to maintain appropriate stock levels
Source suitable suppliers and secure forward capacity to meet business needs
Nurture strategic relationships with key suppliers to ensure value delivery
Lead commercial negotiations with suppliers establishing suitable terms and conditions, taking into account technical and legal considerations plus where applicable commodity pricing to ensure business requirements are met or exceeded
Develop key performance metrics and reports for key stakeholder's review
Monitor and report supplier's performance and competitiveness through relevant KPI's
Expedite orders and maintain up-to-date delivery requirements
Purchasing experience in manufacturing industry or similar
Understanding of GD&T
Relevant qualification and/or experience as a Procurement Manager
Sage 200 working knowledge and experience