Job vacancy - Group Purchasing & Operations Manager
Position: Group Purchasing & Operations Manager
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
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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.