Purchasing Manager

25 November 20222022-11-25
West Sussex
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Purchasing Manager

Horsham District

£40,000 Per Annum

Our client is recruiting for an experienced Purchasing Manager to join their growing team!

Purchasing Manager roles and responsibilities:

  • Procurement and purchasing for plant hire and BPH attachments
  • Manage a two person team of purchasing staff
  • Management of daily activities that secure the supply of direct materials to support the business
  • Liaise with new and existing suppliers
  • Stock control of attachments, consumables and parts
  • Stock forecasting and monthly stock takes
  • Goods in & dispatch
  • Arranging carriers using 3rd party transport
  • Liaising with suppliers to ensure deliveries arrive on time
  • Import / export arrangements
  • Lead change management for the purchasing team, supporting new product introductions
  • Development, implementation, and maintenance of best practices and procedures in all areas

The ideal Purchasing Manager will be:

  • CIPS Level 5 qualified
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good negotiation skills and proven experience of cost saving
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office, stock control and CRM systems
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good administrative and organisational skills
  • Experience of HM Customs and import/export requirements
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Working technical knowledge of attachments industry a bonus
  • Team player

Jackie Kerr Recruitment is an independent agency that has been established for 25 years.

We strive to provide the ultimate consultancy service to all our candidates. Whether you are looking for permanent or temporary work we pride ourselves in understanding our candidate’s requirement’s to ensure that we place you in your ideal role.

We have recently heavily invested in new Recruitment Software that provides an online portal. Simply visit jackiekerrrecruitment . com to enter your details and you will receive job alerts, hot off the press.

The portal enables you to update your information and CV at any time, so we always have your latest employment details on record.

So please visit our website and let us help you to find your dream job!