Procurement Manager

  • Location
    Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary
    £40,000.00/Year
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference
    JN-032019-56428




















Our client is global engineering group, are looking to recruit an ambitious, dynamic and strategic Procurement Manager to assist with the business impact


Driving the success and complimenting the allifiation with other globally recognised engineering businesses


CIPS qualified with a strategic purchasing experience with a diverse supplier base.


This is a small team with a big supplier base so it is a busy environment


Key responsibilities


Analyse the current purchasing process / strategy.Develop effective supplier relationships. Work with suppliers to minimise shortages and improve supply.Collation and implementation of new ideas for improvements within the department.Collate and report on agreed purchasing KPIs.Establish inventory budget, optimise and coordinate procurement and planning activities.


Build up and take responsibility for good internal collaboration to create a greater customer proposition.


Manage the motivation, effectiveness and efficiency of the purchasing team.


Key requirements


CIPS qualified


Strategic purchasing experience with a diverse supplier base.


Excellent interpersonal skills, communication, influencing and organisational skills.


Strong financial and business acumen.


SAP knowledge / understanding.










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Please apply with your CV to: Julie Cameron