Supply Chain / Procurement Manager Cambridge, occasional international travel £50,000 per annum
Procurement People are leading on a search for a Procurement Manager on behalf of a renewable energy manufacturer to be based out of their Cambridge office. This appointment would see you report directly into the Operations Director and own the full end-to-end Procurement and Supply Chain activities on behalf of this growing business.
Responsibilities will include but aren't limited to; • Visit and build strong working relationships with Suppliers • Negotiate pricing for products, packaging and logistics • Identify innovative and efficient routes for importing goods and custom arrangements • Support the wider business with pipelining future requirements and demands for the supply chain • Report KPI's on the subject of supplier performance and delivery targets
The successful candidate will hold the below experience and knowledge; • Relevant technical degree and / or CIPS accredited • Prior experience working within a material buying environment such as; Construction, Manufacturing or Engineering • Previous exposure to managing international suppliers; preferably Chinese • Strong working practice of implementing end to end procurement processes • Relevant and up to date knowledge of customs and import laws • Man-management skills will be advantageous
This opportunity would best suit a passionate and engaging Procurement Manager who has a strong desire to get stuck in and support across both strategic and transactional duties for a business on an upward trajectory.
If this role is of interest please don't hesitate to email your interest across to (url removed) or apply following this link