Supply Chain Manager / Purchasing Manager

  • Location

    Derby, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £75000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Andy Wyatt

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Our client, a major engineering group in Derby are recruiting for a Supply Chain / Purchasing Manager .

Key responsibilities in the role include:

-Developing new strategic supplier relationships

-Undertaking a comprehensive supplier review

-Full ownership of price negotiation

-Working closely with technical engineering teams on projects and future demands

-Developing reporting & systems

-Introducing new best practice into the organisation, coaching non-commercial staff

Applicants will ideally have a minimum of 3 years in a similar role and be seeking the next step up in their career.

A combination of outstanding commercial acumen coupled with solid engineering product/specification awareness is required.

Industry background: Aviation, Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Defence, Oil & Gas/Energy