Job Role: Purchasing Team Leader
Job Type: Permanent
Work Type: Hybrid (Remote/Office)
Industry: Advanced Engineering
Salary: Negotiable + Excellent Benefits
Our client is a global leader in the design and manufacture of complex systems used around the world. They are currently looking for a Purchasing Team Leader to join their team.
The Purchasing Team Leader is responsible for managing a team of Buyers with responsibility for the Procurement for goods and services across a range of categories.
-Manage and enhance the team, through development, empowerment, delegation of authority and accountability, appraisals, workload balancing, etc
-Develop long term supplier relationships and establish sourcing strategies through effective delegation, support and cross functional collaboration
-Align the supplier agreements to support Business strategy
-Support supplier payments on time activities as required
-Cost analysis and estimating, tendering and ensuring best Value for Money on whole life cycle purchases
-Instigate, support and lead as appropriate the development and creation of new procurement tools and processes to increase the value added by our team members
-Lead activities to drive and achieve integrated continuous performance improvement both here and inside the suppliers network, on traditional measures and metrics, but also on CSR, Innovation and Sustainability
-Maintain continuity of supply at all times
-Provide support to Product Development and Value Streams, supporting the NPI activities
-CIPS Qualified or equivalent experience
-Experience working in a manufacturing environment and relevant processes
-People management experience
To make an application for this role please submit your CV to email@example.com or for more information call 01453829529.