Purchasing Manager

Gloucestershire Permanent £40,500 - £49,500 per year
  • procurement process improvement
  • **procurement operations**

About Our Client

Our client is a global leader in the industrial / manufacturing industry with a workforce of over 7,800 employees. Their innovative products and solutions are highly respected and utilised worldwide, making them a dominant player in their sector.

Job Description

  • Develop and execute purchasing strategies for products and services
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to forecast demand and establish supply parameters
  • Conduct supplier negotiations to secure advantageous terms
  • Manage supplier relationships and evaluate their performance
  • Implement risk management protocols for supply contracts and agreements
  • Identify opportunities for cost reduction and process improvements
  • Ensure compliance with industry and company policies and procedures
  • Lead, coach and develop a high-performing procurement team

The Successful Applicant

A successful Purchasing Manager should have:

  • Proven experience in a procurement management role within the industrial / manufacturing industry
  • Strong understanding of supplier or third-party management software
  • Outstanding negotiation and leadership skills
  • Strong analytical skills and a strategic mindset
  • experience and knowledge of software licensing, including vendors such as Microsoft, Adobe, AutoCAD, IBM, Oracle and others

What's on Offer

  • An estimated salary range of £40,500 - £49,500 per annum
  • Generous holiday package including 28 days plus bank holidays
  • Opportunity to work with a high-performing and supportive team
  • Chance to play a strategic role in a globally recognised industrial / manufacturing company

We encourage all suitable candidates to apply and look forward to welcoming the successful Purchasing Manager to our team.

Jacob Douglass
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Job summary

Job function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Indirect Procurement
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Jacob Douglass
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