Purchasing Manager

  • Location

    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Procurement and Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + + benefits

  • Contact:

    Michelle Perkins

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Consultant:

    Michelle Perkins

Are you a Purchasing Manager or Senior Buyer looking to make the move to a management role? Do you have experience in the aerospace or manufacturing industries? How would you like to join an organisation that develops its people and is always looking for ways to improve?

You will be joining a Sheffield based manufacturing organisation that going through change with more work to do. You will need to be an individual that is constantly looking to progress and has a very commercial outlook.

In this role you will set strategy for the purchasing department, research and introduce new suppliers, and develop and improve processes and procedures. You will present reports to senior management and be able to back your decisions with data. You will work closely with production and commercial teams to maximise productivity and will drive continuous improvement.

In order to carry out this role successfully you will need the following:

  • A passion for purchasing
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • Previous experience within a purchasing role in aerospace or manufacturing
  • Familiar with quality standards and paperwork
  • Excellent relationship building skills

In return, you will receive a salary of circa £35,000 to £40,000 plus benefits, and the opportunity to work for a company that has progression plans in place and puts its people first.

If you meet the above criteria, please do not hesitate to apply.

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