Sourcing Manager

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Yorkshire & Humber
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 May 2019
Closes
11 Jun 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Purchasing Manager

Bradford

Competitive Salary

Role Profile

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a fantastic company based near Bradford. My client is looking for a senior Purchasing professional who will work strategically and will deliver cos effective solutions and high quality standards. It is an excellent opportunity for someone who is wanting to join a fast paced environment and has experienced with the full Purchasing process.

Key responsibilities will include:

* Negotiating pricing and commercial terms

* Meeting and exceeding profit plan goals

* Expediting deliveries to ensure OTIF

* Managing, developing and improving ongoing supplier performance

* Delivering savings through effective negotiation and procurement

* Working closely with internal and external stakeholders ensuring excellent relationships

* A strong understanding of the commodity

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

* Previous procurement experience in a Strategic role

* A good understanding of systems and Excel

* Proven negotiation skills and commercial acumen

* The ability to look at the possible cost saving opportunities

The following may also prove to be an advantage:

* Previous experience in a fast paced environment

* Understanding of high quality and health and safety aspects of commodities

* Knowledge / understanding of aerospace/automotive components

* MCIPS or part CIPS qualification

Client

Our client is a leading business based near Bradford. it is an excellent time to join the company where they are passionate in developing and growing their team.

About Cast UK

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit (url removed)