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Procurement Manager

Chard, Somerset
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22 Sep 2022
Procurement ManagerPermanent Position£35,000-£45,000, Excellent benefits including Company Pension, Health Cash Plan, 4.5 Working Week.Hybrid Working AvailableChardA superb opportunity has arisen with a leading provider in standard and bespoke machinery solutions, engineering services and spare parts to brand owners across multiple industry sectors. My client is searching for a Procurement Manager due to continuous company growth. They are seeking a motivated and experienced individual. The ideal candidate will have relevant procurement experience within an engineering environment experience.Procurement ManagerJob Description
  • Lead, develop and inspire a Team to deliver high performance
  • Identify, optimise, and drive improvements in the Supply Chain process ensuring an integrated and joined up solution across the business
  • Develop and improve supply chain KPIs and use them to monitor and drive performance
  • Drive strategic supplier reviews and plan for supplier onboarding and exits
  • Manage risk in the supply chain to support business objectives.
  • Communicate any potential issues with delivery, costs, quality, or forthcoming changes to technical specifications, develop and action strategies to reduce their impact on the business
  • Forecast price trends and their impact on future activities, develop and action strategies to maximise/reduce their impact on the business
  • Manage materials savings & efficiency initiatives in line with overall business objectives and purchased category ownership
  • Negotiate and commit purchase orders aligned to CME's schedule requirements
  • Interrogation of bill of materials leading to sourcing decision making
  • Negotiate and implement partnership agreements with CME Premier and Preferred suppliers
  • Resolution of supplier queries; liaison with relevant departments and timely response to suppliers
  • Provide quotations in furtherance of spares revenue stream enquiries
Procurement ManagerEssential Skills/Experience/Qualifications
  • Relevant procurement experience within an engineering environment
  • Experience in negotiations, both ad-hoc and strategic
  • MCIPS qualified or working towards
  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team
  • Experienced in developing partnerships with suppliers
  • Demonstrable ability to drive cost down and improve commercial conditions with suppliers
  • Good IT skills in Word and Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to travel if required (estimate 10%)
Procurement ManagerDesirable Skills/Experience/Qualifications
  • Team leader or management experience
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  • Job Reference: 718588413-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Owen Daniels Consultancy
    Owen Daniels Consultancy
  • Location: Chard, Somerset
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent