Purchasing Manager
Posted 17 days ago - Expires in 1 month

Sheffield, South Yorkshire,
Permanent Full Time
up to £28000

Purchasing Manager, Rotherham

Role: Purchasing Manager

Salary: £28000 per annum

Location: Rotherham


Our client is a leading manufacturing and distribution business.

The Role:

To support, develop and manage all members of the Purchasing Team whilst providing strategic leadership to all staff when delivering business/functional results, developing and working towards the strategic core competencies and acting in the spirit of the company values.

Responsibilities:

Deliver team briefings, provide one to one mentoring, complete skills gap analysis and recommend any training
Consolidation of processes whilst setting standards for improvement.
Global Sourcing; initial sample approval, supplier development, rating and review, maintaining the supply chain
Contract and Price Negotiation – Review stock holding agreements, recording updating and issuing of new/revised contracts, specifications, specification issue sheets & KPI’s to relevant internal and external stakeholders.
Managing Inventory setting and recording stock level amendments, working with sales and production to maintain stock levels in line with production and customer demand, promoting stock standardisation, supply chain risk evaluation and management, monitoring internal and external influences to achieve competitive and timely procurement
Overseeing and administering tender processes collating and recording supplier prices, order placing and expediting
Import /Export Logistics –, arranging sea /air /road /rail freight intercompany and direct from supplier to customer
Collating all documentation for customs clearance and delivery to site working with freight forwarders for timely delivery
Approving invoice payments and deposits, resolving invoice queries
Communicating effectively with internal and external stakeholders on all levels and relationship building
Managing supplier rejections, returns, infills, rework, highlighting quality issues, raising rejection packing list and invoices for dispatch
Managing and removing waste in the supply chain

The successful candidate:

Will have purchasing experience operating at a similar level.


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