Procurement Manager

Posted 6 August by Contract Personnel Limited Easy Apply

Procurement Manager

Very Competitive Salary

Diss Area

We are urgently looking for an experienced Procurement Manager to join a Diss based company offering a negotiable, competitive salary.

In this role you will lead the procurement team in delivering year on year cost down as well as:

  • Create and deliver an effective purchasing strategy

  • Manage and target, proactively identify and remove non value added costs within the companies supply chain

  • Introduce systems and procedures for collecting and reporting key metrics that will reduce our overall spend while increasing overall effectiveness

  • Optimise the use and effectiveness of the existing MRP platform

  • Identify, introduce and maintain a UK & Global supplier and subcontract network, developing key relationships to support the strategic and operational improvement needs of the business

  • Drive down raw material and bought-out finished component costs year on year

  • Manage and maintain supplier audits and approval processes

  • Consider and implement a make or buy strategy to provide cost reduction and optimum profitability for the business

  • Manage the purchase ordering and goods receiving processes to ensure compliance with relevant ISO procedures

  • Develop and maintain innovative and effective stock control systems for all raw materials, fuels, maintenance spares, production consumables and other items where appropriate, ensuring adequate stocks are held to meet business needs at minimum stock costs

  • Develop and maintain incoming material control systems, ensuring accuracy of assessment and control of conforming and discrepant materials both physically and within the Epicor ERP system

  • Effectively manage the Goods Inward operation

  • Mentor, coach and develop other team members

    If you are a natural leader with at least 5-10 years’ experience in Manufacturing procurement, numerical and detail orientated with a background in engineering please call Jean on or email your c.v. to .

Reference: 35806116

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