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Procurement Manager

Up to £60K Per Annum
24 Jun 2020
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Job Description

Procurement Manager

Up to £60,000 + excellent benefits


Our client, an established manufacturing company based in Whitstable, are currently looking to recruit a Procurement Manager to join the team on a permanent basis.

As the Procurement Manager, you will…

  • Be responsible for a team of Buyers
  • Effectively manage all aspects of supplier relationships
  • Calculate batch sizes
  • Promote Supplier Relationship Management
  • Have a strong focus on contract management
  • Have a strong focus on supplier KPI’s
  • Coach and develop the team
  • Work cross-functionally with key business areas
  • Provide appropriate procurement input to New Product Introduction projects
  • Review all aspects of performance from your supplier base


Person Specification:

  • Degree in either Business, Economics, Purchasing, Supply Chain or other relevant discipline
  • MCIPS Qualified
  • Minimum 3 years management experience in a Procurement environment
  • Proven track record of delivering cost savings
  • Change management, continuous improvement and best practice development
  • Skilled relationship manager with both internal stakeholders and the vendor base
  • Excellent understanding of world market opportunities
  • Compliance focused used to working in and with ISO regulated organisations
  • Contract management required as a key strength
  • Excellent negotiator
  • Confident decision maker
  • Able to influence and direct organisational change
  • Excellent Interpersonal & Communication skills

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a great local employer. For a full job description please call freephone: 0808 168 1474 or email your CV to anna@morganjones.net

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