Procurement Manager

Chippenham Permanent £60,000 - £62,000 per year
  • Well known business with great opportunities and progression
  • An organisation focused on NPI and transformational projects

About Our Client

Company recognised for its innovative approach ,it has gained a reputation for creating cutting-edge products that aim to improve everyday life, often redefining the standards in various industries. A leader in its field and great culture this is a great chance to get stuck into something new.

Job Description

The successful candidate:

  • Oversee Upstream Procurement engagement with Research & NPI teams across all product categories.
  • Take the lead on Procurement initiatives, ensuring the sourcing of high-quality components that meet stringent performance, functional, and commercial requirements.
  • Collaborate with R&D teams to both develop and seamlessly integrate new sensing technologies into product categories and research projects.
  • Spearhead the formulation and execution of comprehensive supplier strategies, including the identification and mitigation of key market risks.
  • Champion the upstream electronics team, embodying professionalism and ethical conduct in all endeavours.
  • Foster communication, collaboration, and coordination with global teams, ensuring effective and timely input from both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Conduct necessary due diligence and qualification processes for new suppliers.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate:

  • Experience within a similar role, with experience in NPD and working directly with engineers
  • MCIPS certification or working towards MCIPS is favourable.
  • Experience in sourcing and early supplier engagement globally
  • Able to work collaboratively and influence multiple global stakeholders across the different product categories.
  • Strong stakeholder skills
  • Proactive and commutable to the site

What's on Offer

Attractive salary and benefits

Scott Taylor
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Phone number
+44 292 064 2032

Job summary

Job function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Direct Procurement
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Scott Taylor
Consultant phone
+44 292 064 2032
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