Procurement Manager - Mechanical

Procurement Manager - Mechanical

Job Title: Procurement Manager - Mechanical
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895505_1547803244
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 18, 2019 09:20

Job Description

A new opportunity has arisen within the Mechanical Procurement team for a Procurement Manager managing the UK Buying team for Mechanical The role is to provide the line management, function development, and resource management for the mechanical procurement buyer team. This supports the alignment and coordination between Buyers, Category Management and Supply Chain Manager communities and provides support to meet business needs.

As a Procurement Manager, you will be driving towards achieving a vision of 'Creating and enabling the conditions to shape the best performing and sustainable supply base capable of supporting our client's global leadership'.

As part of your role you will be responsible for:

You will be working in a fast-paced, multi-national, energetic team who strive for personal and professional excellence.
Future growth and development opportunities
On-the-job training and mentoring
International travel will be included as part of the multi-national nature of the team, providing you with the opportunity to learn and work with other cultures

You will have the following experience

Commercial acumen, CIPS qualified desired.
Excellent negotiation/influencing skills (Lead)
Good knowledge of cost make-up and pricing (Lead)
Knowledge and experience of SAP (preferably Materials Management)
Ability to operate within a European cultural framework
French/Italian language skills would be an advantage but not essential
Understanding of Product Assurance / Supply Chain Assurance (continuous improvement philosophy)
Project Management skills
Risk Management skills

Title: Procurement Manager
Pay Rate and Bens: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Location: Stevenage

Key Skills: Buying & Purchasing, Supply Chain, Procurement, Indirect & Direct, Cips, MCips, Engineering, Defence, Aerospace

If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a Permanent Role

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.