Procurement Manager

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Oldham, Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH22545


Procurement Manager

Role Profile

My client is an Engineering business in the Oldham area looking to appoint a Procurement Manager to further develop their strategic sourcing activities.

This is a strategic role with a view to ensuring the Supply Chain is well positioned to support the business in achieving long term objectives.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop appropriate sourcing strategy to support the business going forward
  • Provide suitable framework for supplier evaluation and selection
  • Develop supplier base and drive improvements in performance across the supply chain
  • Develop relationships with key suppliers in order to achieve cost savings and other added value
  • Work extensively with Engineering colleagues on VA/VE activities and NPD
  • Manage a small procurement team

Skills & Experience:

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Significant Procurement experience in engineering / production environments such as Automotive, Aerospace or similar
  • Proven track record adding value in a commercial procurement role
  • Experience in managing and developing suppliers
  • CIPS and / or degree in Business, Supply Chain or Engineering

The successful candidate for this role will be a self-starter with excellent communication/relationship building skills.

Client information

Engineering business in the Oldham area



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