Procurement Manager

Posted 05 July 2024
Salary £55000 - £60000 per annum + perks + bonus
LocationCounty Antrim
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Manufacturing
Contact NameChris Quinn

Job description

Vickertock are working in partnership with a supplier of materials to the construction sector on the appointment of a Procurement Manager.

With a strong focus on continuous improvement and cost saving you will be reporting directly to the Supply Chain Manager, leading the busy procurement department and ensuring materials are on site on time.

What's in it for you?

  • Starting salary of up to £60,000
  • Annual bonus
  • Full private healthcare cover
  • 31 days holiday with the option to buy an extra 3 days
  • Access to shop discounts portal
  • Life assurance

In your new role:

  • Provide inspirational leadership to the department ensuring the team is prepared and motivated for the tasks ahead
  • Sourcing suppliers negotiating best price and lead time on materials
  • Develop relationships with new and existing supplier continually monitoring performance ensuring all materials are on site and on time
  • Carry out cost saving projects
  • Strong focus on continuous improvement within the department, enhancing systems & processes to advance the company's MRP automation, delivering the right quantity of raw materials on time to production
  • Develop a reliable, cost-effective pool of hauliers operating UK and Ireland wide
  • Responsible for the company's approved list of leased vehicles and cost-effective fuel sourcing options
  • Contribute to the development and delivery of the company strategic plan. Prepare and present a monthly report for the executive board

What you will need to succeed:

  • A minimum of 3 years experience working in a fast paced, procurement department at management level
  • Experienced in MRP/ERP systems
  • Experience in dealing with global suppliers and international procurement markets

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