Purchasing and Inventory Manager

Posted by Michael Page 04/02/2021

Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary/Rate:
£45,000 - £50,000/annum
Posted:
04/02/2021
Agency:
Michael Page

A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Purchasing and Inventory Manager to join a global business in South Sheffield.

Client Details

Our client, based in South Sheffield, are a global leader in their field. Following a global restructure they now look to recruit a competent Purchasing and Inventory Manager to manage a team across two locations.

Progression is on offer for the successful individual at national and international levels.

Description

The responsibilities of this position of Purchasing and Inventory Manager will be to:

  • Lead, mentor and develop a team across two locations.
  • Optimise the cost of material supply whilst establishing the most robust supply chain for line level SKU purchase
  • Work to improve communication of demand forecasts and customer requirements towards supply.
  • Assess efficiency's within supplier rationalisation, P.O. consolidation and cost reductions
  • Proactively assessing the demand and supply plan which may result in overstocks/stock outs and suggest suitable alternatives.
  • Manage daily and weekly supply and availability processes
  • Interface with Purchasing and Procurement across other areas of the business.

Profile

Ideally the successful candidate for this position of Purchasing and Inventory Manager will have:

  • A background in Purchasing and Procurement
  • Strong inventory management experience
  • Demonstrable experience of managing a team
  • Worked in a high volume, complex environment
  • The ability to travel.

Job Offer

£45,000 - £50,000

Type:
Permanent
Contract Length:
N/A
Job Reference:
14012421/001_1612457487
Job ID:
213135132

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