Leading manufacturing company who has invested over £100M in South Wales during the last ten years. They are one of the world leaders in their field and are a very stable employer. Currently looking to recruit an experienced purchasing manager / procurement manager to lead a team of four, overseeing the purchasing department ensuring that resources are used effectively and that targets are met.
As the purchasing manager / procurement manager, you will:-
- Lead, direct, evaluate and develop a team of manufacturing purchasing staff.
- Evaluate, select suppliers and negotiate terms for major purchases.
- Liaise with other managers to understand their current and anticipated demand for goods and manufacturing materials and develop plans, cost estimates, and schedules.
- Analyse and evaluate the organisation's overall purchasing /procurement trends to identify areas where purchases could be made in bulk.
- Manage ongoing relationships with major suppliers, vendors or sub-contractors,
- Analyse and evaluate external price trends and new product offerings to identify opportunities to reduce overall purchasing costs.
To be successful as the purchasing manager / procurement manager, you will have the following skills and experience:
- Purchasing experience within the manufacturing industry.
- Strong leadership skills, with a proven track record of coaching and developing teams.
In return, the purchasing manager / procurement manager you will receive a salary of up between £40,000 - £50,000 (depending on experience) in addition to a bonus of up to 10%, 5% pension and healthcare. We can also offer a relocation package of between £5,000 - £8,000 depending on circumstances.
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