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Purchasing Manager - Manufacturing

Purchasing Manager - Manufacturing

Posted 11 July by REED Easy Apply Featured Ended

A leading manufacturer with huge in-house production capabilities are looking for a Purchasing Manager to manage a team of 4 buyers.

The business have an impressive facility bought with extra space to allow for future growth and further introduction of in-house production operations.  

As Purchasing Manager you will be responsible for the tactical material planning and timely purchasing of all materials required to keep production continuous and uninterrupted.  You will also be responsible for introducing the new MRP system and ensuring this successfully implemented and fit-for-purpose.  You will also be responsible upskilling a relatively tactically focussed purchasing team into a strategic team.

This role will suit an individual who has a strong desire to improve a purchasing function and can work with autonomy.

To be suitable for this role you will have an excellent career managing a purchasing team in a manufacturing environment.  You will need to be able lead a team to successfully material forecast in an environment with no MRP, until you have implemented the already purchased system that needs to be implemented.

Ideally you will have experience of purchasing from the Far East.

The environment you will work in is terrific.  There is a culture of hard work but enjoying yourself in the process.  The business have used space that could be used for production to introduce a breakout room offering x2 table tennis, table football, pool table a brand new barrista for coffee's and further.  The benefits are great and you will have the opportunity to get involved in lots of interesting projects.

Reference: 35601108

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