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Purchasing Manager

Purchasing Manager

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  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    Up to £33000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Bethan Griffiths

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Purchasing Manager



Yolk Recruitment are pleased to be recruiting for an experienced Purchasing Manager to oversee all aspects of purchasing for our client's sites. Based from Swansea, but with 2/3 days a month in their site in England , you will ensure that all material requirements are met in a timely manner through effective inventory and supply management.

This is what you'll be doing as Purchasing Manager:

  • Developing and maintaining critical supplier relationships
  • Reviewing and developing key supplier contracts and agreements
  • Establishing effective partnership with Supplier Quality
  • Reducing/eliminating downtime caused by material shortages
  • Developing, maintaining and reviewing purchasing KPIs
  • Develop expertise on both ERP systems and develop standard work for purchasing processes.
  • Maintain accurate stock levels
  • Monitor and manage all outstanding Purchase Orders

The experience you'll bring to the team as Purchasing Manager:

  • HND or higher (Higher National Diploma or Degree Qualified) in Purchasing & Logistics or Purchasing & Supply Chain Management
  • Strong time management, negotiation and market research skills
  • Literacy and numeracy with computer literacy
  • Good interpersonal skills, self-motivation and reliability

And this is what you'll get in return:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Expenses paid when travelling to 2nd site
  • Full training on company's products and systems

Are you up to the challenge?

If you feel you have the skills, experience and passion to be successful in the role of Purchasing Manager apply now.

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.

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