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  • Location

    Uttoxeter

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emma Lack

  • Contact email:

    emma.lack@butlerross.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    EL3351_1653303091

Butler Ross have a brilliant opportunity for a confident and experienced Purchasing Manager to join an established procurement and supply chain department within a world-leading manufacturing business based in East Staffordshire.

The successful candidate will have previous experience within purchasing or procurement as a Purchasing Manager or Procurement Manager of direct materials in a fast-paced manufacturing or engineering environment.

Role responsibilities of the Purchasing Manager:

  • Leading a team of Senior Buyers and supporting them in developing their skills and careers
  • Overseeing category strategy development and offering guidance in these areas
  • Delivering annual cost reduction budgets
  • Developing professional relationships with suppliers and key managers within the business
  • Leading the purchasing function of NPI projects

Personal specification of the Purchasing Manager:

  • Motivated and determined to succeed, and to see their team succeed
  • Adaptable and agile in fast-paced changing environments
  • An exceptional communicator at all levels
  • Very comfortable with people management and can deliver team-wide results
  • Able to drive and motivate others and lead by example

This role will be suited to you if you have held a role as a: Purchasing Manager, Procurement Manager, Supply Chain Manager or similar.

If this role could be of interest and you meet the above specification, I would love to hear from you so please apply or reach out with any questions.