Senior Buyer - Procurement Manager - Near Littlehampton
We are currently recruiting for a Procurement Manager near Littlehampton, West Sussex. You will have good knowledge of the Mechanical Engineering industry and at least 5 years purchasing experience.
Our client are a long established and expanding Engineering company seeking a keen candidate to lead a small team and implement strategies as well as source suppliers globally, and raise the profile of the procurement function.
Role responsibilities include:
Supplier development and sourcing UK and overseas
Implement strategies to achieve efficiencies; assure orders are of specified quality and delivery times and minimise purchasing costs
Evaluate current suppliers and source new suppliers to ensure delivery, quality and cost objectives are met
Manage and mentor a small buying team
Ensure year on year cost savings
This role requires all of the following attributes:
Experience of BOM. Stock control and MRP
Ideally purchasing and supplier management within the automotive, aviation, rail, aerospace divisions but within a mechanical engineering environment at minimum
Sourcing from overseas including Europe, China and Asia
Degree level qualification within Supply Chain, Engineering or Manufacturing
or qualified through provable experience
Experience of Managing and mentoring staff
Salary and Benefits:
Benefits to include 20 days holidays plus bank holidays (currently under review to be increased)
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