My client is a specialist engineering business supplying into the automotive sector with a European presence. They are part of a larger group with significant growth and the reputation as a UK leading supplier in their sector.
The successful candidate will be involved in procurement of all project based requirements through global sourcing, cost negotiation, market analysis and developing supplier relationships to ensure efficient delivery and quality is in line with business requirements.
We are looking for a highly driven procurement professional with experience in commodity management and strategy planning. It is critical that the right individual demonstrates the ability to work simultaneously across several projects and sourcing new and existing parts within various market sectors. Therefore, knowledge of global sourcing is critical and previous experience of managing supplier relationships in China would be highly beneficial.
Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain would be keen to speak with candidates with the following skills and experiences:
- Ideally CIPS qualified or Degree educated
- Minimum 4 years Procurement experience
- Excellent knowledge of Lean and S&OP principles
- Strong commercial awareness
- Experience of utilising MRP / ERP systems
- Experience of developing supply chains on a global scale
- Ability to demonstrate significant cost savings
Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain is a specialist division of Elevation Recruitment Group focusing on purchasing, sourcing, and full supply chain control and management positions in Yorkshire and surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would like to hear from you.
- Procurement / Purchasing / Projects