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  • Location

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Lawrence Creaser

  • Contact email:

    lawrence.creaser@butlerross.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    LC1913_1555005255

Purchasing Manager

An excellent opportunity for a Purchasing and Materials specialist to join a market leading organisation operating in the aerospace sector, based in Portsmouth, as a Materials Purchasing Team Leader earning a very competitive salary.

The perfect candidate will have a history of Purchasing, supplier negotiation and inventory control, while also having very good experience of team management.

Role responsibilities of the Purchasing Manager include

  • Ensuring materials are available and correct when required
  • Monitoring stock levels and predicting potential shortages
  • Maintaining supplier relationships
  • Raising orders
  • Reporting to Directors on stock value, service levels and stock turn
  • Supplier sourcing
  • Lead and guide the purchasing and materials team

Person Specification of the Purchasing Manager

  • Previous experience in Purchasing and materials management
  • Strong knowledge of MS Excel
  • Ability to source suppliers and maintain relationships with them
  • Background of change implementation

Previous experience of Inventory/Materials control would also be an advantage.

This role would be perfectly suited to you if you have held a role within purchasing, materials, inventory or stock management as a materials controller, inventory controller, materials planner, demand planner, inventory manager, commodity manager, category manager, supply chain specialist or supply chain co-ordinator, purchasing manager, procurement manager.