Procurement Manager

Company Name Cast UK Limited (view profile)
Location Burnley, United Kingdom
Date Posted November 17, 2022
Category Production & Technical
Job Type Full-time
Salary £40000.00 - £50000 per annum


Role Title

Procurement Manager

Engineering & Manufacturing

c . £40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits

Burnley, Lancashire

Role Profile

Fantastic opportunity to develop & manage a world class Procurement function that is responsible for ensuring all demands for products and services are met in an efficient and most cost-effective manner. Building a strong team and supplier base with agreed service levels taking into consideration lead times and inventory levels.

Responsibilities will include:

* Own Supplier relationships on behalf of the business and negotiate expected Service Level Agreements including but not limited to; Pricing, Rebates, Lead Times; Warranties; NDAs, Freight costs etc
* Lead Quarterly Supplier Reviews to develop business opportunities; Review what is / is not working and expand / reduce working with suppliers.
* Lead Supplier Audit activity as part of Right First Time Culture within Supply Chain
* Look at areas of supply risk and eliminate (single source material, critical suppliers, etc.) review Make versus Buy strategy.
* Keep up to date with market pricing and ensure the business is using latest pricings (materials, etc.)
* New ideas - support 'doing things differently' with input from suppliers.

Skills & Experience

* Minimum of 3 years working within a purchasing environment ideally within an engineering environment
* Working knowledge of SAP preferable but training can/will be provided if necessary

* A good solid engineering knowledge base gained by working in an Engineering environment

Client information

Growing engineering operation supporting exciting and complex projects globally

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Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK or to discuss how we can find talent for your business then please visit

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