Buyer / Purchasing Manager

Buyer / Purchasing Manager

  • Location

    Newark on Trent

  • Sector:

    Business Professionals

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary

  • Contact:

    Dawn Conway

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


Buyer / Purchasing Manager -  NG24 Newark, Nottingham

Buyer / Purchasing Manager to lead the procurement function for an SME manufacturing business. Managing a small team, the Procurement Manager will source, purchase, negotiate with suppliers and manage a parts inventory. The Purchasing Manager will also be responsible for a small team of storeroom personnel to develop and implement a stores plan to maximize efficiency.

You may have CIPS type of qualification but not a necessity. A strong background in purchasing and inventory management within an SME Manufacturing environment is essential.  Knowledge and experience of using SAP including MRP is also essential.

A fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to have real ownership and impact in an already successful and growing SME.

This job will suit:

  • A Purchasing Manager or Buyer looking for a dynamic role within a SME business.
  • Experience working within an SME manufacturing business
  • Proficient user of SAP / MRP (raising purchase orders, stock enquires, reporting)
  • Strong negotiation skills.

The job’s working environment, opportunities and rewards:  

  • 55 headcount
  • Good starting salary and benefits.

The job will involve:

  • Sourcing, purchasing, negotiating with suppliers and managing inventory of parts and  materials
  • Supervise a small team of Stores personnel,
  • Close working relationship with development, production and sales teams to help source materials and ensure demands are met on time.
  • Ensure compliance with all safety, purchasing, stores and environmental policies and procedures.

This Purchasing / Stores Manager jobs role is based in Newark, commutable from Mansfield, Nottingham, Lincoln, Grantham, Worksop.

To apply please contact Dawn Conway at Euro Projects Recruitment Ltd