Procurement Manager

Purchasing Manager


£55,000 to £65,000

Fabric Recruitment are pleased to be working with a progressive manufacturing company in the local area who are global suppliers and industry leaders in their field. They are now seeking an experienced purchasing manager from a manufacturing background to join their team.

Description of the role:

Responsible for all procurement activity across the site.
To lead and motivate 5 direct reports (1 Senior Buyer, 4 Buyers) ensuring that they receive appropriate support, training and development to achieve their potential.
Lead the procurement strategy to maximise value for money whilst developing processes and systems required to deliver purchase to pay, sourcing and contract management excellence.
Direct responsibility for c£8m of annual material spend with further opportunity to gain spend control for an additional £8m of annual indirect spend (£16m total spend) which currently sits outside of Procurement remit.
Drive continuous improvement, best value and quality improvements within the team and challenging existing practices and actively seek ways to achieve better outcomes, contributing to ensure key performance and financial targets are met and corrective action taken where necessary.
An opportunity to transform the procurement team, from a UK focused transactional purchasing team towards becoming a Category focused, strategic sourcing function.
Utilising group leverage to enhance EBITDA and cash performance through the delivery of procurement cost reduction initiatives.
Acting as principle procurement lead for all global spares and controls procurement, providing direct support for US division through Global Sourcing in the US market.About you:

Degree qualified in business, engineering, or related field
MCIPS Qualification or working towards
Minimum of 3 years' experience in a similar role within a manufacturing setting
Previous experience of managing a team
Results orientated
Strong interpersonal skills and effective communicatorBenefits:

Car allowance
Company Pension
Company Bonus (10%)
Development opportunitiesThis is an excellent opportunity to join a forward thinking and growing business; if you're a motivational leader and are passionate about purchasing then this is the perfect role for you
Coalville, United Kingdom, gb
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