Purchasing Manager

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    Coventry, West Midlands

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    Lisa Osborne

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    about 2 years ago

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Procurement Manager

Coventry, Warwickshire

Salary: c.£60,000 per annum

An experienced Purchasing Manager is required for progressive vehicle manufacturer. At an exciting stage of this organisation's development and growth, as Purchasing Manager you will join a small senior management team. You will oversee day-to-day purchasing activities and develop a cost effective supply chain.

As Purchasing Manager you will grow and develop a team, responsible for the procurement of a variety of electrical and mechanical components and systems. You will maintain and develop supplier relationships, negotiate and source both domestic and global suppliers. Manage and plan forecast inventory levels, manage Purchase Orders, working cross-functionally to identify cost saving opportunities.

This is a challenging Purchasing Management role, taking full responsibility for procurement. Reporting directly to the Managing Director, you will be working as a small-close knit senior management team. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Negotiation and procurement of finished components, systems and materials.
  • Interface between suppliers
  • Dynamic, data driven, numerate and prepared to do what it takes to get the job done.
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal, written and presentation, able to create understanding and influence the people you work with at all levels

This is a challenging high-profile role and you will take full responsibility for procurement. Reporting directly to the Managing Director you will work as part of a small close-knit senior management team that are "doers", that make things happen and get involved. This team and the work force are fully committed to delivering and developing a world class leading assembly operation.

Looking for a new career challenge? Please forward your latest CV or call Lisa directly on 01384 446162 for further details.

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