Commodity Manager

Manchester Permanent £45,000 - £55,000 per year
  • Fantastic business to be involved with
  • Hybrid working, company benefits and a competitive salary available!

About Our Client

As a Commodity Manager at you will play a critical role in optimising the raw materials Supply Chain. You will be responsible for overseeing the sourcing, procurement, and management of raw materials to ensure uninterrupted production, cost-efficiency, and supplier relationship management. This position does not have any direct reports.

Job Description

Some key responsibilities of the role includes:

  • Identifying and sourcing high-quality raw materials from domestic and international suppliers.
  • Negotiating contracts and agreements to secure favourable terms and conditions.
  • Continuously evaluate supplier performance and address any issues promptly.
  • Develop and implement cost-saving strategies to optimise procurement processes.
  • Work closely with suppliers to improve quality, delivery times, and reliability.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the role will have the ability to demonstrate:

  • Strong negotiation and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of raw material markets, pricing, and trends.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Proficiency in using procurement software and tools.
  • Ability to work independently and make sound decisions.
  • Strong attention to detail and organisational skills.
  • Knowledge of sustainability practices and initiatives.

What's on Offer

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary up to £55,000 per annum.
  • Hybrid working arrangement to provide flexibility.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career growth.
  • A collaborative and inclusive work environment.
  • Employee benefits and rewards program.
Contact
Hollie Button
Quote job ref
JN-102023-6200939
Phone number
+44 113 243 7737

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Subsector
Production, Manufacturing
Sector
Industrial / Manufacturing
Location
Manchester
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Hollie Button
Consultant phone
+44 113 243 7737
Job reference
JN-102023-6200939