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  • Location: Leicestershire, LE12 5DE
  • Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

  • Sector: Commercial , Professional
  • Contact: Hayley Biddulph
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01509 633 633
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Expiry Date: 31 May 2022
  • Job Ref: 550

We're on the lookout for a Purchase Manager to join our well-established client based in Long Whatton on a full-time, permanent basis.

This role offers £30k - £35k per annum

About the role:

As a Purchasing Manager, your main responsibilities will be:

  • Communicate with internal departments in addition to suppliers and contractors where required by colleagues.

  • Correspond with suppliers regarding prices and quotations, product availability and delivery.

  • Manage and negotiate lead time and prices – both buying and selling.

  • Maintain prices – both buying and selling.

  • Review stock levels and action / advise if necessary, such as slow-moving stock.

  • Authorisation of all PO’s.

  • Continually develop the supply range in line with market trends.

  • Management of the purchasing team including performance, disciplinary and progress with the support of HR.

  • To perform general administration duties such as; maintaining general files, preparation of documentation, data entry, answering telephone calls, completing and processing standard purchasing paperwork.

About you:

To be considered for this role, the successful candidate must have experience within a similar purchasing role and have excellent written and verbal communication skills to successfully work well as part of a team and manage customer and client relationships.

Company benefits

  • Pension Scheme

  • 10% Discount with client products

  • Employee ‘Perks’ platform – PERKBOX

  • In house training and recognised qualifications

For more information and to apply, get in touch with Hayley at our Loughborough branch by clicking 'Apply Now' to submit your application.

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