Procurement Manager

Posted 13 March 2023
Salary £50000 - £55000 per annum + perks
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEngineering & Manufacturing Jobs
Contact NameChris Quinn

Job description

Vickerstock are working in partnership with a speicialist design and manufacturing firm based in Co. Antrim on the appointment of a Supply Chain / Procurement Manager.

Your main responsibilty will be to develop and manage the supply chain strategy to maximise value, ensuring optimal business performance.

What's in it for you?

  • Starting salary of up to £55,000
  • Performance related bonus
  • Hybrid working
  • Health cash plan
  • Holiday purchase scheme

In your new role:

  • Develop and manage the supply chain strategy and improvement programme
  • Communicate strategy plans effectively to relevant personnel, monitoring and analysing performance
  • Oversee the procurement division, ensuring the efficient sourcing and procurement of goods & materials at optimal prices and within the agreed lead times
  • Analyse supplier performance ensuring all KPI target are being delivered consistently
  • Manage stores ensuring operational efficiency, maintenance of stock levels in accordance with operations requirements and effective control of materials and tools
  • Work closely with Estimating, Quantity Surveying, Manufacturing and Operations Departments
  • Monitor the performance of sub-contractors and suppliers against KPIs
  • Resolve supply chain issues
  • Prepare monthly reports illustrating achieved and forecasted benefits
  • Manage reporting employees and monitor performance
  • Assist the procurement function when workload requires

What you will need to succeed:

  • A minimum of 3 years experience in leading or managing a procurement team
  • A third level qualification in procurement, commercial, project management or similar discipline would be desirable
  • A results-oriented outlook with the ability to drive change and continuous improvement
  • The ability to negotiate strategic agreements and facilitate a win-win attitude within the supply chain
  • The ability to establish performance objectives and deliver positive commercial results

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