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Tuesday, 02 October 2018 11:48

Procurement and Supply Chain Manager

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My client, a busy manufacturer based in the Cotswolds is looking for an experienced Procurement and Supply Chain Manager to join their team.

You will be responsible for supporting the most efficient and cost-effective supply of products and services to the business, establishing commercially professional and ethical partnerships with suppliers using partnership sourcing methodologies and the use of best practice negotiation skills to obtain measurable outcomes. You will need to be able to analyse corporate data to support purchasing and supply chain strategies, including the interpretation of sales forecasts and commercial trends. Effective stakeholder management skills are essential, as you will need to build trusting and supportive relationships with colleagues and business contacts, ensuring purchasing specification demands and requirements are communicated and understood.

The ideal candidate must have:
Significant sourcing, negotiation and supplier management experience
Experience of buying a range of materials, components and finished goods, for end use in a retail environment.
Possess first-class supplier negotiation and supplier management skills and the ability to negotiate the right price, quality, delivery and lead time for, components and finished goods.
Ideally have proven ability in an environment of component supply and will be able to strategically manage the supply chain, including contract management and international purchasing.
You will also have strong analytical skills and will be able to interrogate and analyse corporate data to support purchasing and supply chain strategies, including the interpretation of sales forecasts and commercial trends.
Ability to build trusting and supportive relationships with colleagues and business contacts, ensuring purchasing specification demands and requirements are communicated and understood.

Hours of work Monday -Friday 8am-5pm.

The role is based The Cotswolds with some travel required to key suppliers both in the UK and occasionally overseas.

Staffpoint is an equal opportunities employer who is acting as a recruitment agency with regards to this role.

By applying for this job, your details will be added to the Staffpoint database.

Additional Info

  • Job Status: Sourcing
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Compansation: £40000 - £42000 Per Annum
  • No. of Positions Open: 1
  • Email Resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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