Sourcing Manager

Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
£30000 - £32000 per annum
13 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
My client is looking for an experienced Purchasing and Sourcing Manager. Client Details My client is a small, but rapidly growing manufacturer, designer and distributor business based in Telford. Description - Sourcing, procurring components and approving products - Maintaining a perfect level of stock in the warehouse - Communicating and negotiating with suppliers and reducing both cost and lead times - Quality control and management - Managing debits and faulty items - Planning forecasts and foreword stock projections - Container and route planning - Cost reductions - Maintain and update re-order points and re-order quantities on a weekly / monthly basis - Setting up supplier & product details on system - Some limited work on customer accounts. Profile - A clear communicator with strong interpersonal and managerial skills. - An excellent negotiator with experience of building relationships with suppliers and a record of achieving cost savings - An efficient problem solver, able to adapt their approach to find solutions to changing business needs - Previous experience within a stock management / purchasing role is essential Job Offer £30,000 - £32,000 This job was originally posted as