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Purchasing Manager

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Purchasing Manager

Stevenage- commutable to Letchworth, Cambridge, St Albans, Luton, Bedford

£40,000- £50,000 + 4 day week + Pension + Training + Progression + Excellent Benefits

An excellent opportunity for an experienced Purchaser looking to work for a Market Leading, Specialist Manufacturing company where you will play a Pivotal role in the growth of the business.

Do you have Purchasing experience in a Manufacturing industry? Have you played a part in Stores Planning?

Established several decades ago, this company manufacture specialist products and also offer packaging solutions to a wide range of industries. The business are experiencing very high demand and despite the COVID Pandemic, they have been going from strength to strength and are anticipating further growth. As the company are thriving, they are looking to recruit a strong people manager to support their growth.

In this position you will take ownership of all stock and special parts. You will take responsibility for liaising with a small number of suppliers whilst ensuring production and delivery is running smoothly. You will liaise with sales along with contributing to the purchasing function.

The ideal candidate for this position will be an Purchaser/Buyer who has been involved in a manufacturing environment. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Purchaser/ Buyer to join a Market Leading company, receive excellent training and play a key part in business growth.

The Role:

  • Purchasing/ Buying raw materials
  • Liaising with a small number of suppliers whilst ensuring production and delivery is running smoothly
  • Managing KPI's to drive improvement of price structures
  • £40,000- £50,000 + 4 day week + Pension + Training + Progression +Excellent Benefits

The Person:

  • Purchaser/ Buying experience from any Manufacturing background
  • Charismatic with good leadership qualities
  • Live a commutable distance to Stevenage

If you are applying for this vacancy please attach your CV in Microsoft Word format, unfortunately we cannot accept PDF files and doing so will hinder your application.

This vacancy is being advertised by Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd. The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd regrets to inform that our client can only accept applications from engineering candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom. Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply as your details will not be processed.