Lead the purchase department of a specialist manufacturer
Market leading compensation & benefits
You will be sourcing, negotiating and releasing purchase orders to vendors, ensuring supplies are received well in time, analysing category spends to optimize costs, managing supplier relationships, negotiating contracts, finding cheaper and efficient sources and working closely with Supply Chain and Operations to ensure continuity of supply.
You have at least 5 years experience in a similar role. Prior work with automobile manufacturing player would be advantageous.
Proficiency in MS Office suite is required.
You possess excellent negotiating skills with a strong ability to influence people of all levels.
You are an extremely detail oriented individual with a constant focus on the quality of work.
You can liaise well with vendors and have a knack for getting your way.
Our client is a specialist manufacturer of accessories and efficiency tools for commercial vehicles.