Procurement Manager

Chase and Holland
£50k - 55k per year
30 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
This newly created Procurement Manager role is waiting to be filled This is a permanent role based in Nottingham. It needs someone who has worked/is working within the electrical and/or electronics sector. As it’s a new role, it’s a great opportunity to roll your sleeves up and make it your own. The client is part of a larger group who provide an important and well needed product to a diverse sector of customers. It has been decided that someone who is used to operating as a Procurement/Purchasing Manager will be the right level of person to take on this challenge and ideally the right person will come from a small team where they have led the way in being hands on at all times. Those of you who have implemented supplier and procurement strategies before will be of particular interest to the client. The purpose of this role will be to: Formalise a supplier strategy which the whole business (more than one site) will understand and work to Implement effective supplier management processes Source new suppliers Ensure all terms are watertight Be proactive in meeting both existing and potential suppliers Identify ongoing supplier review methods Look at ways in which to reduce costs on an ongoing basis Lead and develop a small team Who should apply? The role needs someone who can demonstrate a very hands on approach to their work and who is looking for a position where they are happy being very operational. You will obviously work as part of the senior management team, but on a day to day basis you will take complete responsibility for everything purchasing You will have at least an ONC/HNC in an Engineering related subject or be CIPS qualified. Experience of procuring electronic products is essential. On top of a healthy salary is a car allowance and 25 days holiday. Chase and Holland acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Finance and HR recruitment and comfortably service the South Yorkshire, Derbyshire , Nottinghamshire , Leicestershire , Staffordshire and Lincolnshire marketplaces. This job was originally posted as