* Purchasing Manager *

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Suffolk | Ref: BBBH19879

£40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

Purchasing Manager

FMCG Manufacturing


£40,000 - £50,000 + Excellent Benefits

Role Profile

Our client is looking to appoint a new Purchasing Manager to join their highly successful manufacturing organisation.

This is an exciting opportunity to take a fresh approach and accountability and work closely with the commercial and senior team to identify and develop the startegy for procurement going forward.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Managing strategic OEM and supplier relationships across an extensive range of standard and bespoke products
  • Negotiating commercial terms and contractual agreements
  • Managing suppliers to ensure optimum performance levels
  • Implementing appropriate stock holding policies to optimise inventory levels whilst ensuring availability for customers
  • Working alongside the Directors in contributing to overall business objectives and achieving business growth
  • Managing change across the supply chain to streamline internal and external processes, deliver cost savings and add value

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • Senior Purchasing experience in a fast paced manuafcturing operation
  • Strong operational Procurement background and an understanding of wider supply chain principles
  • Highy effective negotiation and commercial skill set
  • Proven track record of supporting development and change initiatives
  • Experience in influencing stakeholders at an executive level internally


Our client is a highly successful manufacturing organisation based in Suffolk.


£40,000 - £50,000 plus benefits

About Cast UK

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board, from Junior Buyer to Purchasing Director. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit www.castuk.com.


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