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Senior Purchasing Manager

Posted on Feb 2, 2019 by Anonymous

Newton Aycliffe, County Durham United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£45k - £55k Annual
Jackson Hogg is pleased to be supporting a well-known engineering organisation with the appointment of an experienced Senior Purchasing Manager.

The Role

* Manage and develop site purchasing activities, including setting departmental objectives incorporating any global objectives set. Supporting and mentoring members of the team in the achievement of these objectives.

* Manage the integrity of all site purchasing information held on the company MRP system, including cost and delivery information

* Responsible for component delivery to the quality and the manufacturing areas to enable the most efficient capacity utilisation

* Ensure the successful achievement of Purchasing KPIs to meet the business needs.

* Responsible for managing and monitoring inventory targets and stock turns set by the business.

* Deliver the transactional process of supplier transition/rationalisation. Managing order placement, dual sourcing, inventory management and supplier readiness.

* Support the Sales and Operating planning process by analysing site and supplier capacities and developing production actionable plans.

* Be the first escalation point for supplier performance opportunities

Candidate Requirements

* Proven experience working as a Purchasing Manager within a manufacturing/engineering environment essential

* Strong People management skills, having demonstrated a record of effectively managing and working as part of a small team

* An understanding of low to medium volume purchasing would be advantageous

Reference: 636638248