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Senior Commodity Manager

Salary £6500.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + Bonue + Pension
Location Castle Donington, Derbyshire
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00044673
Published about 1 year ago

Job Description

A Manufacturing business at the cutting edge of technology is looking to recruit a Purchasing Manager to head up a team of Category and Commodity Managers.

To be successful in your application you will need to have excellent leadership and team development skills, a strategic purchasing mind with the ability to create a vision for the future of purchasing for you team to follow.

Reporting to the Head of Procurement you will be responsible for the following:

Develop Category / commodity strategies

Responsible for supplier performance

Develop Supplier Relationship Management

Lead supplier performance reviews

Improve and maintain supply chain performance KPIs

Negotiate stock holding levels

Responsible for all commercial aspects of supplier relationship

Complete responsibility for life cycle costs on respective commodities for all projects

Mitigate commercial risk to the business

Bid support

Your Experience and Qualifications

Purchasing and Supply Chain experience gained within Engineering, Technology or Maintenance

Track record of leading strategic procurement specialists

Strategic management capability

Knowledgeable of Warehousing and Distribution logistics operations

Negotiation skills

Degree qualifications and CIPS qualified or equivalent

Able to influence others with reasoned arguments

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