Purchasing Manager

  • Senex Recruitment
  • Swanley, United Kingdom
  • 05/02/2018
Full time Purchasing-Procurement

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly respected manufacturing company based in Swanley, Kent. Paying up to £40,000 plus a comprehensive benefits package you will join the business as a senior member of the Purchasing and Supply Chain team.

To apply for this Purchasing Manager role please contact Kevin McHugh on 01424 211872 or email your CV to Senex Recruitment

Responsibilities and Duties

Your role will be to take full responsibility for the delivery of materials from across the supply chain ensuring the company maintains the optimal level of inventory for manufacturing. You will also be responsible for the procurement of facilities requirements, energy, and worldwide freight.

Your duties will include:

  • The Management and Supervision of staff within the purchasing team
  • Managing relationships with suppliers and maximising the potential and cost savings
  • Sourcing of new suppliers and establishing new relationships, actively pursuing in depth market knowledge
  • Creating new supplier records and monitoring KPI’s for both new and existing suppliers
  • Monitoring and management of stock and stock levels for optimal performance


Qualifications and Skills

To apply for this position, we would expect you to have significant experience of buying and purchasing ideally within a manufacturing environment and a proven record of accomplishment within effective supplier relationship management.


35000 - 40000

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