Posted on Jan 24, 2019 by Anonymous
Pursuit Resources are currently recruiting for a Procurement Manager for our client, an world-leading, global manufacturing company, based in the London area.
Reporting to the Head of Strategic Raw Materials, the role of the Procurement Manager is to drive cost and performance improvement, to manage day-to-day purchases and sales, to implement trading strategies while following the company's delegation of authority process.
Duties will include:
* To drive cost and performance improvement regarding the company's Procurement of Strategic raw materials
* To manage day-to-day purchases and sales for the Strategic Raw Materials team in order to add value to the business.
* To support and monitor distribution of raw materials to sites from Suppliers and storage facilities.
* To manage contracts and execute spot trading strategy in line with what is agreed with the Head of Strategic Raw Materials.
* To determine and implement trading strategies for the raw materials while following the company's delegation of authority process.
* To develop contracting strategies, procurement and planning processes to move the Company to top quartile performance
* To provide the Head of Strategic Raw Materials with such information as is required to report on the performance of the Strategic Raw Materials Team
* Keep abreast of raw materials markets to ensure that informed business decisions are made by SBUs
* Development of strategies related to use/purchase of specific raw materials
You will have:
* Fluent English speaker
* Degree educated
* Highly numerate.
* Experience of interacting internally and externally.
* Experience of managing multiple contacts.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a global, world-leading manufacturing company in a role that offers autonomy and responsibility along with a great benefits package including pension, healthcare and company bonus scheme!
If you feel you fit the requirements for this role and would like to discuss it in more detail please contact Lorraine Phair on (phone number removed).
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