Salary: Up to £40,000 pa + Bonus
My ever expanding client are seeking an experience Commodity Manager to join their dynamic team in Gloucester. This is an incredible opportunity to join an established organisation who operate on a global scale. My client are looking for an individual with a strong purchasing background and purchasing contract knowledge.
- Comply with the formal supplier selection process and analyse supplier responses
- Indirect purchasing
- Follow projects through from start to finish
- Identify cost reduction opportunities and analyse global spend
- Handling the budget and forecast plan
- Negotiate contracts
- Developing strategies
- Define procedures, practices and processes for each commodity group
- Strong knowledge of procurement and the supply chain industry
- Previous indirect purchasing experience
- Intermediate IT skills in Microsoft Excel
- Knowledge of ERP systems, e.g. SAP
- Exceptional time management
- Ability to build relationships on various levels
- Experience leading and coordinating projects
- Purchasing experience is essential
In return my client offers a fantastic working environment with a brilliant list of benefits; including a phenomenal pension scheme and free car parking!
This role will entail traveling to various sites and on some occasions, overseas.
If this position is of interest to you, then please send your CV in Word format to Ellie at i2i recruitment today for immediate consideration.
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- Indirect Purchasing