Purchasing Manager

Lancashire Permanent £50,000 - £55,000
  • Join a well managed global group with a health order book
  • Play a key role in the development on the function

About Our Client

My client is a highly successful group with a global presence. They have shown consistent growth for the past 10 years and show no signs of slowing down. They continue to invest in people and technology to ensure they can sustain their current market position.

Job Description

As the Purchasing Manager you will:

  • Support a team of 6 buyers to ensure they are equipped to deliver in their role. This will include mentoring, support with professional development, and positive performance management
  • Review the current objectives, supply base, and capability, highlighting actions, risk, and priorities
  • Focus on supplier development, introducing tools, and measures to enable transparency
  • Drive a continuous improvement approach within the team
  • Work with other functions (supply chain / warehouse / sales ) to understand further opportunities for efficiencies

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will already be:

  • A Purchasing Manager within manufacturing or distribution with a track record of developing teams
  • Used to a CI based environment
  • Proven in Supplier Development
  • Ideally CIPS qualified or working towards

What's on Offer

circa £50,000 + package

Jonathan Weller
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+44 161 829 0388

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Jonathan Weller
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+44 161 829 0388
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