Purchasing Manager - CIPS

Stafford, Staffordshire
£40,000 - £45,000 DOE
17 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Purchasing Manager - CIPS
Hixon, Nr Stafford, Staffordshire (office/field based, with travel to company sites)
£40,000 - £45,000 DOE

Our client is a market-leading laser cutting company with a proven track record of success. They are now looking for a Purchasing Manager to join their team. 

If you’re a CIPS qualified purchasing professional with experience of working to ISO 9001 standards, this is an exceptional opportunity to make your mark with a rapidly-growing business. 

Our client has ambitious plans for the future and is striving to become a £50m turnover business over the next nine years. In this exciting role, you will help to realise this goal and contribute to our client’s overall strategy and business planning processes. 

As the Purchasing Manager, you will be responsible for facilitating the smooth running of our client’s procurement, transport and quality functions. 

Leading your team, you’ll direct and motivate both staff and Managers to ensure that business standards are maintained across multiple sites. 

Focusing on quality, you will drive continuous improvement activities across the organisation. Additionally, you will manage both vendors and subcontractors, write up reports and interpret key information from data. 

As part of your role, you will be required to travel to our client’s other sites and occasionally stay away from home. 

To be considered, you must have: 

- Previous management and leadership experience 
- Experience of working to ISO 9001 standards 
- Knowledge of test certification protocols 
- A CIPS qualification to M6 standard 

As the Purchasing Manager, you must be an accomplished negotiator with exceptional communication skills. Commercially astute and results-driven, you must also be able to work to tight deadlines without compromising on accuracy and detail. 

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This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency. 

Additional Keywords: Purchasing Manager, CIPS, Supply Chain Manager, Purchasing & Procurement Manager, Procurement Manager, Purchasing Operations Manager, Operations Manager, Logistics Manager, Purchasing, Procurement. 

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