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Purchasing Manager

Job Title: Purchasing Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH8793_1633263868
Contact Name: Emma Brighouse
Contact Email:
Job Published: 16 days ago

Job Description

This specialist manufacturing business who produce luxury leisure products are looking to attract into their team an experienced purchasing professional who will be responsible for providing efficient purchasing and stock control systems.

This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys working closely with the business to ensure that maximum efficiencies are achieved with existing and future suppliers in order to meet customer demand.

Reporting to the Managing Director, within the role of Purchasing Manager key responsibilities will be to: -

  • Mange a spend of £12m and a stock holding value of £2m.
  • Establish comprehensive sourcing, purchasing and inventory control processes.
  • Identify cost saving opportunities and manage through to achievement.
  • Investigate trends in pricing and availability.
  • Manage stock to optimal levels.
  • Develop a mainly UK supply base.
  • Manage and develop a team of two buyers who are split between current production and aftermarket.

The successful candidate will: -

  • Have a manufacturing background.
  • Be a hands-on team manager.
  • Have used ERP or similar.
  • Enjoy building effective relationships with suppliers.

On offer: -

  • A salary to £45,000
  • Private Health Care
  • Matched 4% pension
  • 45pm finish on Friday

To apply, please follow the 'apply now' button to send your CV to Emma Brighouse at Morgan Ryder Associates.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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