Procurement Manager

Posted 25 March 2024
Salary £50000 - £55000 per annum + perks
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Manufacturing
Contact NameChris Quinn

Job description

 Vickerstock are working exclusively in partnership with a manufacturing firm based in Ballynahinch on the appointment of a Procurement Manager.

This role would suit someone at Senior Buyer/Procurement Lead level looking to take the next step in their career.

Reporting directly to the Managing Director you will be responsible for managing and mentoring a busy procurement team made up of 3 Buyers with a strong focus on negotiations. This includes the efficient, effective management and development of the Purchasing Tactical elements of the business to ensure all materials are on-site, and on time to meet customer demands.

What's in it for you?

  • 4 day week option (38 hours)

  • Starting salary of up to £55,000

  • Healthshield plan

  • Flexitime

  • 33 days holiday

In your new role:

  • Manage, mentor, and develop the team of 3 Buyers

  • Develop and monitor KPI's for the team with a strong focus on continuous improvement

  • Sourcing new suppliers, negotiating best prices and lead times

  • Developing relationships with new and existing suppliers, monitoring performance and ensuring all materials are on site on time and up to the quality standards expected

  • The timely annual review of all standard costs

  • Successfully manage the fast paced, high volume purchasing requirements

  • The timely, accurate and effective running and development of the MRP system

What you will need to succeed:

  • A minimum of 3 years experience working in a senior procurement position within a fast paced, manufacturing environment

  • Previous experience in using MRP/ERP system

  • Proven track record of successfully carrying out cost saving projects

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