Procurement Manager

Gloucester Permanent £45,000 - £55,000 per year
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  • Great role for a Procurement Manager based in Gloucester

About Our Client

The employer is a leading player in the wholesale & retail industry. With an established presence in the market, they operate on a large scale and have a workforce of dedicated employees. They pride themselves on delivering top-quality products and services to their customers.The are based in Gloucester and ideally you will be based in head office daily.

Job Description

To be successful in this role you will be responsible for:Contract Negotiation: Lead negotiations with suppliers to secure favourable pricing, terms, and conditions while ensuring compliance with company policies and legal requirements.Cost Optimisation: Continuously identify cost-saving opportunities, implement cost reduction initiatives, and drive efficiency in the procurement process. Conduct periodic reviews to ensure cost-effectiveness.Procurement Strategy: Develop and implement procurement strategies aligned with the company's goals and objectives.Inventory Management: Collaborate with internal stakeholders to forecast demand, monitor inventory levels, and implement strategies to optimise inventory turnover and minimise stockouts.Purchase Order Management: Manage purchase orders, ensuring accuracy, timely delivery, and adherence to budgetary constraints and cash flow. Monitor and track order status to ensure on-time delivery.Risk Management: Identify and mitigate potential risks in the supply chain, such as supply disruptions. Develop contingency plans to minimise the impact of unforeseen events.Documentation and Reporting: Maintain accurate records of procurement activities, including contracts, purchase orders, and supplier information. Prepare regular reports on procurement metrics

The Successful Applicant

A successful Procurement Manager should have:

  • A degree in Supply Chain Management, Finance, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in a similar role within the retail industry.
  • Strong negotiation and leadership skills.
  • Excellent knowledge of supply chain and procurement procedures.
  • Proficient in relevant software applications and databases.

What's on Offer

The successful Procurement Manager will receive;

  • A competitive salary in the range of £45,000 to £55,000
  • A comprehensive benefits package.
  • A supportive and friendly company culture.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • The chance to work in a stimulating retail environment.

We encourage all Procurement & Supply chain candidates to apply

Laura Frost
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Phone number
+44 117 906 5521

Job summary

Job function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Direct Procurement
Contract type
Consultant name
Laura Frost
Consultant phone
+44 117 906 5521
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