Procurement & Planning Manager

Brewster Pratap
£45000 per annum
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
THE COMPANY: Brewster Pratap Recruitment Group are delighted to be working with a fast growing Leeds based company that are looking to recruit a Procurement & Planning Manager. THE JOB: As the Procurement & Planning Manager your main duties will include: Planning and organising production schedules to maximise utilisation of machine and man hours and issuing a rolling production plan Developing and tracking performance metrics and reporting these to the wider managers in the business Preparing and managing stock takes, including reconciliation with the finance department Owning procurement to ensure all stocks are held that are required and there are no gaps causing sales/production issues Setting timescales and communicating these to the wider business to keep customers aware of shipping dates Meeting promised timescales Developing the team Involvement with product design to ensure that material specifications and suppliers are specified correctly Working to ISO standards and various other regulations around the manufacturing process Supplier approval within a regulated framework THE PERSON: Experience of working in a highly regulated industry. Candidates must be able demonstrate that they have a hands on attitude and can adapt their skills to a small business that needs levels of control implementing. Able to look at things from a detail level but understand the high level consequences of actions/decisions Willing to work and support other areas of the business Willing to develop the team and identify skills gaps/shortages and plan to fill this Organised and able to prioritise their own workload IT literate to a high level (excel in particular) Ability to motivate others and drive change in a challenging environment Excellent organisational ability and capable of grasping concepts quickly and communicating their thoughts clearly and succinctly Problem solving with a view to long term, sustainable solutions THE BENEFITS: Excellent opportunities to progress within the group and develop a long term career plan Brewster Pratap Recruitment Group focuses on the recruitment of talent in South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire. If you are interested in discussing this job in more detail or any other aspect of recruitment and talent identification we would really like to hear from you. Please visit our website at for more information on Jobs or Recruitment. This job was originally posted as