Strategic Sourcing Manager

Recruiter
Cooper Lomaz - Bury St Edmunds
Location
Essex
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Jun 2019
Closes
15 Jul 2019
Sector
Engineering
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Strategic Buyer - Manufacturing / Engineering

North Essex

??45,000 - ??55,000 + Benefits

Role Profile

I am working with a growing business in the North Essex area who are looking to identify talented strategic purchasing professionals to join their Purchasing team as Senior Strategic Buyer.

Key responsibilities will include:

Manage all purchasing activity for engineering components
Negotiate contractual agreements and commercial terms, including tooling costs
Liaise with Production and Engineering to ensure parts are sourced in line with technical specifications
Raise POs and expedite deliveries with suppliers

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

Significant purchasing experience within a manufacturing or engineering environment, including confidence to negotiate and agree contractual terms
Strong negotiation skills and commercial acumen
Proven track record in delivering cost savings
Technical awareness and ideally the ability to read engineering drawings

Client

Rapidly expanding manufacturing organisation in the North Essex area

Remuneration

??45,000 - ??55,000 + Excellent Benefits

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