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RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorAutomotive & Transport Systems, Manufacturing
Salary£28,000 to £32,000 per annum
LocationsWest Midlands, West Midlands
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted05 January 2019

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Hold full operational & strategic responsibilty for assigned commodities.

Play a lead role in meeting a company wide objective to take cost out & streamline responsibilities of certain spend areas.

Client Details

A leading manufacturer of autmotive components.

  • Manage all purchasing activities within the assigned spend areas in line with company purchasing policies

  • Sourcing of services/components by the raising of RFQ’s on existing and/or new suppliers in conjunction with the requestors specification.

  • Analysis of quotations, negotiating with suppliers and advising the on commercial recommendations.

  • Raising purchase orders thorough the plants ERP system.

  • Raising of Supplier Justification Forms when necessary.

  • To comply with KPI’s, Targets and Objectives i.e. cost reduction, cost avoidance, supplier reduction, payment terms, automated orders etc.

  • Provide supplier escalation support from requested departments.

  • Preparation for contracts, sourcing committees and internal audits in conjunction with wider UK or global business

  • Maintain all local contracts within database.

  • Work to develop local commodity strategy in relation to existing/new suppliers and synergies in agreement with other UK plants.

  • Represent the Purchasing department at meetings both internal and external as required.

  • Ensure that services/components are covered by a purchase order/agreement prior to delivery/commencement.


A tenacious , resilient , hard-working individual . Able to manage a diverse workload & at times work autonomously

Stake holder engagement & influencing skills

2+ years purchasing experience direct or indirect

Job Offer

A competitive package.

Fantastic progression & development opportunities.

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