£40000 - £48000 per annum
3 months ago
Purchasing Manager - up to £48,000 per annum - Fantastic benefits
A Purchasing Manager is required to work for a world leading, forward thinking University. They are innovative and cutting edge as well as one of Europe's most entrepreneurial universities who enable high quality research through a broad range of social, policy and economic impacts.
You will use category management and strategic relationship management techniques to make sure that the University leverages its full potential spend and achieves best value for money.
To develop and implement purchasing strategies
Identify key areas where strategies need formulating
Develop a robust category management approach to your specific sub category
Coordinate and communicate with internal customers ensuring "buy in"
Identify and select suppliers that support the objectives of your customers
Identify and report on value for money activities
Manage direct reports
Educated to degree level and actively studying for CIPS
Proven purchasing experience
Proven record of developing strategic plans for the sub category and evidence of successfully executing those plans
Able to demonstrate value for money
Proven ability to negotiate complex arrangements with suppliers
Able to influence at all levels
For a more detailed job description please contact me as soon as possible on 01483 213302 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org