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Procurement Manager

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Are you an experienced Procurement Manager with proven experience in a progressive manufacturing environment? We're looking for a skilled Procurement Manager ideally from an aerospace/aircraft background to join one of the UK's leading and fastest-growing manufacturers within the commercial airline sector.

Job Title: Procurement Manager
Salary: Circa 70k
Location: Crick
Hours: Mon - Thursday 7:30 am - 04:00 pm, Friday finish at 1 pm

Purpose of the Procurement Manager role:
Our client is looking for a Procurement Manager to have responsibility and accountability for the purchase of goods, materials and services to ensure that the company's operational needs are met, taking into account price, quality and delivery and to ensure continuity of supply.

Main duties and responsibilities of a Procurement Manager:

  • Develop and implement purchasing strategies that align with the company's overall objectives and goals.
  • Identify and source suppliers that provide high-quality materials at competitive prices.
  • Negotiate contracts and pricing with suppliers to ensure cost-effective procurement.
  • Manage the purchasing process, including purchase orders, delivery schedules, and inventory management.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with suppliers to ensure timely delivery of materials and equipment.
  • Identify and mitigate supply chain risks to ensure continuity of supply.
  • Continually monitor supplier performance to ensure adherence to quality, delivery, and pricing standards.
  • Manage and develop a team of purchasing professionals, providing guidance and support as needed.

Experience/knowledge requirements for a Procurement Manager:

  • Proven experience in a progressive manufacturing environment
  • Effective time management skills, adept at multitasking and prioritizing tasks
  • Experience in negotiating and implementing legal contracts
  • Familiarity with ERP/MRP systems and inventory control processes
  • Excellent interpersonal skills in dealing with commercial supplier organizations and negotiating with suppliers
  • Knowledge of APQP, PPAP, FMEA, VA/VE, problem-solving tools, and components of a lean/continuous improvement work environment
  • Ability to present data effectively to all levels of the business
  • Five years of similar supply chain experience within manufacturing, preferably aerospace
  • Proven ability to make business decisions based on quantitative data and weigh alternative solutions

Benefits for a Procurement Manager:

  • 25 days holiday bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Healthcare scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Retail discounts
  • Training opportunities

We're excited to find a Procurement Manager who shares our vision. Apply today and help us drive innovation and growth.
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