Purchasing Manager

22 May 20232023-05-22
Witney, Oxfordshire
£30,000 - £38,000 Per Annum
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Purchasing Manager

Witney, Oxfordshire

£30,000 - £38,000 Per Annum

Our client design and manufacture high quality LED reading lights for Aerospace, Maritime, and Commercial interiors. They are looking for a well-organized manager to join their growing team!

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Managing a team of 5 (Purchasing Admin, Office Junior, Stores Admin, Stores Operative, and Stores QA)
  • Responsible for managing purchasing requirements such as planning and scheduling
  • Create a weekly production schedule + capacity requirements
  • Responsible for recruiting, managing staff retention and handling training to achieve KPI’s
  • Mentoring the Purchase Admin to develop their skills
  • Produce weekly reports on Purchasing and Production department efficiency
  • Looking at department and process improvements for production and purchasing
  • Review and approve orders, ensuring they go out on time
  • Carry out prepack inspection and part review in production
  • Oversee the planning purchasing work to identify shortages
  • Supplier monitoring tracking trends and performance
  • Work with the Quality Manager to propose process updates, creating/updating procedures
  • Learning the audit process and help auditing areas as needed

The Ideal Candidate Will:

  • Have prior experience working within a manufacturing environment
  • Have good knowledge of AS9100 or ISO9001
  • Be well organized and excellent planning skills
  • Be self-motivate and committed
  • Have good attention to detail
  • Be able to think holistically
  • Have great people skills

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

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