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Purchasing Manager

Salary £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Location Nottinghamshire
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00043773
Published over 1 year ago

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity for a Purchasing Manager to join a dynamic aerospace company in Nottinghamshire.

Reporting to the Supply Chain Director you will be responsible for leading, developing and up skilling a team of buyers covering both direct and indirect spend.

Key responsibilities include the following:

  • Management of all procurement activity/spend across the business
  • Providing leadership and direction for the Procurement team to meet and deliver business operational and financial targets
  • Leadership and management of a team to include regular appraisals
  • Managing a spend between £40-50m pa
  • Effective management of suppliers and sub-contractors
  • Development, implementation and delivery of strategy for the central procurement structure
  • Working closely with key stakeholders in the business to promote procurement
  • Completion of regular supplier reviews to mitigate risk, drive costs down and achieve efficiencies from smart buying principles


  • Management / Leadership of a team of 2 or more people
  • Proven leadership and management expertise
  • Purchasing experience gained within Engineering, Manufacturing, Automotive or Aerospace
  • Candidates will also need to have excellent communication skills and demonstrate the ability to build relationships

In return the company is offering:

  • £55,000 - £60,000
  • Plus bonus scheme
  • Plus pension
  • Plus other benefits

If you would like to discuss this role in more detail then please call Gareth Chapman on 07766 508826, alternatively you can email me at and I will answer any questions regarding the role.

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