* Senior Buyer / Purchasing Manager *

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Staffordshire | Ref: BBBH17343

£40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

Senior Buyer / Purchasing Manager
£40,000 - £50,000

Role Profile

Cast UK are working with a leading manufacturing business in the Staffordshire area who are looking to recruit an experienced Senior Buyer / Purchasing Manager for their global operations.

Key responsibilities of this strategic purcdhasing role will include:

  • Implement Long Term Agreements and Contracts with assigned suppliers
  • Lead Global Supplier Relationship Management activities

  • Working with the Supplier Development Engineers on VA/VE and implementation

  • Supplier evaluation and selection

  • Negotiation of price and contractual terms with supplier base

  • Develop and implement appropriate sourcing strategies for category spend

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • Previous procurement experience including strategic sourcing
  • Experience as a Senior Buyer / Purchasing Manager within a Manufacturing or Engineering environment
  • Strong negotiation skills and commercial acumen
  • Proven track record in delivering cost savings and supply chain efficiencies

The following would also be advantageous:

  • MCIPS or part CIPS qualification


Manufacturing business in the Staffordshire area


£40,000 - £50,000 + 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. 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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