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Senior Procurement Manager

  • Location:

    Dorset, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Professional Services

  • Contact:

    Gemma Cartney

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    08 Aug 00:00

Procurement Manager / Purchasing Manager

Are you a Procurement Manager / Purchasing Manager with a proven background in establishing a successful, cost effective strategic supplier base? Do you have the ability to develop and drive supplier performance, supplier value added initiatives, cost and effective delivery? Do you want a complex, challenging and dynamic purchasing role that will test your global economic, financial and commercial acumen? If so, this could be the role for you………………………….

The responsibilities of the Procurement Manager / Purchasing Manager position are as follows;

· To develop, maintain and strategically managing supplier relationships

· To lead negotiations, proposals, contracts and agreements

· Drawing up and negotiating agreements with suppliers ensuring compliance with company policies

· Manage and control all sub-contract paperwork, information, files and reports promptly

· To influence, coach and support project team members on best practice


To fulfil these responsibilities the Procurement Manager / Purchasing Manager position the following experience is required;


· Degree qualified or equivalent experience

· MCIPS or working toward

· Have a proven procurement background within a manufacturing environment (Ideally within aerospace or defence)

· Global strategic purchasing experience covering multiple currencies, economic considerations, required delivery volumes and overall costs

· Have a great understanding of contractual principles

· Be competent in supporting bid teams, negotiation and securing sub-contracts

· Posses strong business expertise with the ability to identify and mitigate risks


The successful Procurement Manager / Purchasing will be offered an exciting opportunity to develop their career whilst supporting the development of ground-breaking aerospace technology. The opportunity comes with very clear career progression with a generous remuneration package. You will enjoy an incredibly challenging role that will put your strategic knowledge and experience to test; providing the platform for exposure of your purchasing capability and opportunities for growth within a global aerospace and technology brand.

Therefore, if you are the Procurement Manager / Purchasing Manager we may be looking for, please send a copy of your CV

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