Purchasing Manager

Kelly Services
North East England
26.00 - 28.00 GBP Annual
04 Jan 2019
18 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Purchasing Manager to start January 2019
12 Months Maternity Cover
GBP26.000 to GBP28.00 PAYE

Kelly Services are pleased to be working with our global client who are looking to recruit a highly experienced Purchase manager. The role involves looking at supply, capacity, materials, allocation, price negotiations and new contract negotiations. Ability to time manage effectively and to set expectations to Senior management is essential. Due to the technical nature of the products being produced by are client technical knowledge, understanding of parts and a background in an industry really is a must.
Key Responsibilities:

- Analyses complex sourcing and purchasing processes in support of the delivery of cost effective and high-quality goods and services.
- Identifies qualified suppliers and execute sound selection processes.
- Maintains good working supplier relationship and understands how key purchasing principles are used toward assuring supply.
- Presents to senior purchasing/sourcing leaders with recommendations of improvement opportunities and courses of action.
- Ensures procedures and processes are followed and support is provided regarding price bench marking, vendor management, market & process analysis, and model building.
- Full understanding of compliance and is aware to situations that can pose risk to the business.

- Uses a variety of analytical tools and processes (e.g. Six Sigma) Develop systems, processes and have a understanding of how to develop systems and process.
- Fully engage stakeholders to define the business, technical and qualitative requirements and accommodate differences in competencies and expectations so supplier's responses may be evaluated objectively.

Qualification Required

- College, university, or equivalent degree in supply chain management or a related subject required.
- Intermediate level of related work experience required (e.g., three years' prior experience).
- Able to use advanced MS Excel functionality.

We welcome application from limited company contractors.
Does this sound like you?
If you believe you have the skills we're looking for, then we want to hear from you. Please apply for the role directly and if you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact Lyndsey Temple on .

Kelly Services are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, region/belief, sexual orientation or age. Kelly Services are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
If you feel you are suited to this role then please apply for the role directly, and contact Lyndsey Temple at Kelly Newcastle .

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