Purchasing Manager

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    £40000 - £45000 per annum

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Purchasing Manager

Crawley West Sussex

£40,000 - £45,000

My client is the one of the UK's leading manufacturers in the Electronics industry and has an urgent requirement for a Purchasing Manager. You will be responsible for a team of 4 and you will control and manage the daily purchasing and MRP activities, ensuring that you drive purchasing performance and help achieve my clients' targets.

Responsibilities - Purchasing Manager - West Sussex

  • Day to day management of 4 members of staff
  • Communicate with key internal stakeholders such as sales, planning, procurement and production
  • Ensure purchase orders are assigned to the correct vendors
  • Continuous improvement towards purchasing performance (Revenue targets, margin enhancements, working capital improvement)
  • Approve and track purchase orders and ensure they match up to the production plan and budget
  • Track KPI's
  • Identify and communicate any potential material supply constraints.
  • Evaluate, coach and develop direct reports to provide a high performing team

Key Skills/Experience - Purchasing Manager - West Sussex

  • Over 5 years experience in Procurement/purchasing
  • Experience in working in a manufacturing environment preferably electronics
  • Strong experience in buying/purchasing on an international scale
  • Working knowledge of MRP systems and MS Office tools
  • Able to analyse data
  • Leadership qualities

If you are interested in this fast paced exciting role. Please do not hesitate as this is an urgent requirement for my client so APPLY NOW!