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    Bognor Regis, West Sussex

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    Charlotte Culhane

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I am currently recruiting for a Procurement Manager on behalf of a growing manufacturing company based in West Sussex, offering a competitive salary and career progression. This role is overseeing a small purchasing team, will is set to expand of the coming years.

Key Responsibilities of a Procurement Manager:

  • Analysing of buying systems, creating best day-to-day methods on purchasing operations.
  • Establishing Buyer goals, working on inventory needs and projections in the coming year.
  • Setting both KPI's and career objects for the Purchasing Team
  • Improvements on current purchasing systems, working closely with management to improve relationships and costings
  • Run all companies MRP Reports, ensuring all deliveries are OTIF
  • Interpreting engineering drawings and BoMs
  • Supplier relationship management, monitoring performance to ensure targets are met.

Person specification for the Procurement Manager:

  • Team Leader/Management experience of a small team
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Previous experience working within a Manufacturing environment
  • History of effective inventory management policies
  • MCIPS preferred however not essential
  • Excellent MRP system knowledge

This role would suit a Senior Buyer looking to step up into a full time management position, or someone with similar experience like; Purchasing Manager, Senior Buyer, Buyer, Procurement Manager, Commodity Buyer, Technical Buyer.