Job vacancy - Group Purchasing & Operations Manager

Position: Group Purchasing & Operations Manager
Reference: acsDBgpom
Location: Newhaven
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per annum

Title: Group Purchasing & Operations Manager

Do you have the minimum 5 years purchasing /operational experience at a senior level? Do you have a University Degree or CIPS? Do you have extensive background in managing supplier performance in a manufacturing environment?

Group Purchasing & Operations Manager required near Newhaven

Salary upto £55,000

Location: near Newhaven

The Role of Group Purchasing & Operations Manager

  • Establishing and maintaining measurable performance metrics for all levels of procurement activities, including supplier performance, internal production order placement and material shortage elimination.
  • Accountability for day-to-day purchasing activities ensuring customers' needs are delivered in budget and within our agreed supplier SLA requirements.
  • Strategically review and improve current high cost and long lead time procurement items; specifically electronics and raw materials.
  • Strategically review and reduce current logistical costs across the end-to-end supply chain locally and globally.
  • Develop and maintain a high-performance culture in the function, resulting in continued success to meet business KPI's.

What are the key (minimum) requirements for a successful Group Purchasing & Operations Manager application?

  • Minimum 5 years purchasing /operational experience at a senior level.
  • University Degree or CIPS.
  • Extensive background in managing supplier performance in a manufacturing environment.
  • International Sourcing (including the Far East)
  • Good knowledge of a manufacturing based ERP System.
  • Experience in developing ERP Systems -Syspro etc.
  • Experience in Injection Moulding and Electronics Industry
  • Excellent IT skills (Experience in using Microsoft packages)
  • Project Management and the ability to complete tasks against tight deadlines
  • Good understanding of manufacturing processes
  • People Management / Development

If you would like to learn more about the role of sales executive Apply Today and we will be in touch!

ACS are recruiting for a Group Purchasing & Operations Manager If you feel that you have the skills and experience required in this advertisement to be a Group Purchasing & Operations Manager, please submit your CV including an outline of your experience as a Group Purchasing & Operations Manager It is always a good idea to include a covering letter outlining your experience as a Group Purchasing & Operations Manager with your application as this will enhance your chances of selection and improve your prospects of landing the Group Purchasing & Operations Manager role you desire.