Purchasing Manager

Purchasing Manager

  • Location

    Stourbridge, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Procurement and Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car + benefits

  • Contact:

    Michelle Perkins

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Are you a Purchasing Manager with exposure to the automotive sector? How would you like to have responsibility for managing and developing a purchasing team along with ensuring value for money is achieved and meeting budgetary targets.

Working for a business based in the Stourbridge area, you will identify and agree internal customer requirements, manage contractual risk and agree terms, ensure purchasing KPIs are assessed and reviewed and develop sourcing strategy. You will also develop and follow purchasing policy, conduct research to obtain the best products and suppliers and ensure continuous improvement is at the forefront when working with the supply base.

In order to carry out this role, you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Previous experience in a purchasing role within the automotive sector - ideally 1st tier
  • CIPS qualification is desirable
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • People management experience
  • Excellent communication skills

In return you will receive a salary £45,000 to £50,000 plus car and benefits.

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