Procurement Manager

Procurement People
East Midlands Region
£30,000 - £35,000
06 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Procurement Manager Nuneaton £30,000 - £35,000 You have a fantastic opportunity to join a niche manufacturing business based in the West Midlands in the role of Procurement Manager. You will work closely with a range of business functions to ensure strategic sourcing of products and materials, particularly experience of metals and the ability to read technical drawings will be a distinct advantage. You will assess relationships and capabilities with current suppliers and in some cases spreading the purchasing across multiple suppliers whilst also looking at options outside of the UK market. Therefore you will be identifying and assessing capabilities of new suppliers on a regular basis. Internally you will liaise with operations, manufacturing, Research and Development, finance and sales as part of this strategic function. The business has varied activities and some flexibility is required to help the business meet client objectives. The company offers a great work life balance and this role will likely have minimal travel. You will need to have previous experience in a similar role and have exposure to the following; purchasing metals, reading technical drawings, ERP systems, flexible approach to work and ideally be CIPS qualified. You will be able to work autonomously within clear guidelines with the ability to manage another member of the team. You will receive a basic salary of circa 35,000 plus benefits. This job was originally posted as