Sourcing Manager - Electronics

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Manchester, Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH17560

£50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum

Strategic Sourcing Manager - Electronics
£50,000 - £55,000

Role Profile

Our Manchester based client is a niche engineering company manufacturing high end electronic assemblies. They are currently looking to hire for a Strategic Sourcing Manager to join their established team.

This is a new role within this growing business and represents a great career opportunity for the right individual.

Key responsibilities

  • Take strategic responsibility for relationships with key suppliers
  • Manage and develop commercially beneficial relationships with the supplier base
  • Rationalise supplier base as well as identify and develop new suppliers to ensure they can offer the right capacity and technical capability
  • Devise strategic sourcing plan to ensure value added through effective supply chain management
  • Negotiate contracts and all commercial terms

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Proven Procurement and Supply Chain Management experience
  • Strong market and product knowledge within Electronics
  • Proven track record in a strategic role, delivering cost savings and added value
  • Demonstrable experience in developing effective sourcing strategies for commodities and sub-contract spend
  • Strong supplier performance management and SRM skills
  • Willingness to travel frequently to supplier sites
  • MCIPS qualification preferred

Client information

Our client is a niche engineering company manufacturing high end electronic assemblies.


£50,000 - £55,000 plus excellent benefits

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