Procurement & Stores Lead

Posted 03 June 2024
Salary £40000 - £45000 per annum + 12% bonus
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Manufacturing
Contact NameChris Quinn

Job description

Vickerstock are working partnership with a pharma firm in Newry on the appointment of a Procurement & Stores Lead.

What's in it for you:

  • Starting salary up to £45,000
  • 12% annual bonus
  • 22 days annual leave plus stat days
  • Monday - Thursday 8.15am-5pm & Friday 8.15am-4pm

In your new role:

  • Manage and mentor 1 Stores Operative & 1 Buyer ensuring they are prepped and motivated for the day ahead
  • Build relationships with key suppliers negotiating best price and lead time whilst continually monitoring performance
  • Sourcing new suppliers for machine parts
  • Regular offerings of alternative suppliers and products to customer in an effort to maximise profit and performance potential
  • Bring Suppliers on site to support existing products and to win new business
  • Frequently liaise with key stakeholders on site
  • Monitor all agreed performance metrics against agreed plans and ensuring all targets are being met
  • Devise, implement and manage supply chain projects that deliver added value services and cost benefits
  • Review operating procedures and processes on a regular basis to ensure, recommending any changes where necessary to improve performance
  • Review all stocking profiles and identify procedures that can effectively be implemented to reduce any related cost
  • Produce Reports and presentations of activities as required

What you will need to succeed:

  • A minimum of 2 years working in a procurement role at a senior level
  • Sound ERP system experience and a good understanding of all Microsoft Office packages

For a confidential conversation on how Vickerstock can support you with your next move, get in touch with Chris our Supply Chain specialist today.