Role details

Sourcing Manager

Sheffield   •   £50,000 - £60,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Sheffield
  • Consumer Goods

About Our Client

Our client, based in Sheffield, presents fantastic opportunities to further your career. Over the last few years they have experienced increased turnover (double digit growth) and now seek extra support in the procurement function to take on new projects of product development and improve the end to end purchasing process.

Job Description

This is a great opportunity for the successful candidate of the role of Sourcing Manager to put make a real impression on this business. With overseas travel and a chance to manage the strategy of the entire procurement process this role won't leave much opportunity to get bored. As such the candidate for this role must be ready to adopt a positive attitude to driving overall business performance.

  • Project procurement work
  • Sourcing of new suppliers
  • Supplier quality assurance
  • Continuous improvement strategies
  • Negotiation with suppliers
  • Stakeholder management (internal and external)
  • Analysing market trends (raw material costs etc.).

The Successful Applicant

Ideally the successful candidate:

  • Has experience with oversees trading
  • Has worked in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong negotiation and commercial awareness
  • Has worked in a challenging environment
  • Thinks analytically
  • Is willing to travel oversees (Predominantly Far East and could be extensive during NPD projects)
  • Is IT literate and comfortable in presenting results to board level.
  • Has excellent interpersonal skills.

What's on Offer

£50000 - £60000

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