Purchasing Supervisor

24 Sep 2019
16 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Purchasing Supervisor
Up to GBP30,000 per annum (dependant on experience)
Monday - Friday
Do you want to work for a well established and credible manufacturing organisation who are well known in the area for being an employer of choice?
We are supporting the company in the recruitment of a Purchasing Supervisor, who will act as an intermediary between the Procurement Manager and the Buyers. The Purchasing supervisor will take responsibility for the procurement of all site requisitions including direct and indirect commodities.
Responsibilities and duties will include, but not limited to:
* Sourcing new suppliers and negotiating all terms, pricing and SLA's
* Vendor management including supplier audits, managing terms and agreements, negotiating and managing pricing
* Managing escalated issues from the purchasing team
* Ensuring stock availability for the manufacturing area for both raw materials and finished components
* Work closely with the Quality department to manage supplier quality issues
Skills and Experience
* Previous experience in a Purchasing role within the manufacturing sector will be essential
* Strong negotiation skills and commercial awareness
* Experience in delivering cost-down initiatives
* Experience in vendor management including supplier reviews, audits and creation of terms
* CIPS qualification would be preferred
The application process:
We will carefully consider your details and advise you if we're able to progress with your application within 72 working hours. If you do not hear from us within this time your details won't be retained. So, if you're not successful on this occasion, do continue to respond to future roles we advertise. In the meantime, all good wishes and continued success with your search for employment.
About Us
Prince Personnel are an employment agency working on behalf of our client. Whether you're seeking a new permanent position, temporary assignment or contract you'll find us easy to deal with. Located in thriving Telford, we focus on jobs in Shropshire, Staffordshire and North Wales. Prince Personnel specialise in commercial, accounts and finance and technical recruitment. With the best jobs around we are an independent agency working hard for you.
Reference: EW23197

More searches like this