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Purchasing Manager

Job Title: Purchasing Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Derby
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBH-15054_1715164293
Contact Name: Emma Brighouse
Contact Email:
Job Published: 14 days ago

Job Description

The Supply Chain Director at this manufacturing giant is looking to attract into the team a hands-on purchasing professional who will ensure that raw material spend and purchasing processes meet business needs as they continue to grow.

Taking control of a £70m spend, the key focus of this role is to ensure suppliers are proactively managed.

Responsibilities as Purchasing Manager will be to: -

  • Coordinate volume purchase agreement negotiations in primary areas of responsibility.
  • Coordinate the development & execution of volume purchase agreements.
  • Ensure group & supplier contract adherence (with support from central commercial/legal team).
  • Negotiate component & product pricing to achieve cost saving targets.
  • Coordinate negotiation strategies and maintain contact with key supplier personnel at all times.
  • Maintain current knowledge of market trends, market conditions & recommends changes in supply chain strategies & tactics based on such knowledge.
  • Manage the Supply Chain through any NPI process in conjunction with the Programme Management team.

The successful Purchasing Manager will: -

  • Have gained their supply chain experience within a regulated manufacturing environmen
  • Have excellent IT skills.
  • Be a confident negotiator.
  • Be looking to utilise current experience to make a difference to a growing business.

On offer: -

  • A salary to £75,000
  • Car allowance £6,000
  • Pension
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays

Interested? To apply, please follow the 'apply now' button to send your CV to Emma Brighouse.

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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