Procurement Manager

Location: Dorset, England Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Client Delivery Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Bradley Lamb

Procurement Manager




Procurement Manager required for a globally recognised Aerospace company who are based in Dorset.

My client is looking for a Procurement Manager who will be heavily involved in ongoing sub-contract management and negotiation. Focussing on MTP 'made to print'/ mechanical commodity and working with suppliers.

Salary for this position will be discussed further upon application. All candidates must be eligible for Security Clearance.

Benefits for Procurement Manager:

  • Bonus
  • 25 days Holiday
  • Flexible working hours
  • Health and dental care
  • Pension scheme
  • & many more!

Experience & Qualifications Needed for Procurement Manager:

  • MRP Systems Experience
  • Procurement career background
  • Sub-contract management and negotiation
  • Strong relationship management and personality for managing challenging negotiations.
  • Direct/Indirect supervision of buyers
  • Aerospace/ Engineering/ Manufacturing/ High Technology business experience
  • Mechanical/MTP commodity experience preferred

Key Responsibilities for Procurement Manager position:

  • Managing the end to end supply chain relationship with a specified group of vendors to ensure the best possible quality, cost, delivery and overall supplier reliability for the Business Unit
  • Undertake sourcing/selection processes in line with policy for allocated work packages
  • Undertake supplier relationship management tasking for allocated supply base i.e. business reviews, tactical improvement initiatives, supplier development etc.
  • Work with buyers to ensure all purchase orders are issued IAW RTO/MRP demand
  • Review MRP requirements to ensure component deliveries are scheduled in line with production requirements
  • Ensure all MRP exception message are executed in line with requirements
  • Manage the communication of all engineering changes & schedule changes
  • Ownership of all supply master data and procurement elements of plan for every part.
  • Monitor delivery status of scheduled receipts to ensure on time delivery to need.
  • Applying SOF principles to build and manage effective supplier management processes and strong supplier relationships and partnerships
  • Undertake commodity analysis to develop new and alternative sources of supply
  • Create and maintain both market and supplier profiles for all nominated suppliers within the commodity
  • Continually monitor, evaluate and report on the performance of suppliers
  • Manage the QCD performance of allocated vendors
  • Deploy responsible supply chain management practices in accordance with company policy including risk registers, heat maps and any required corrective actions.
  • Manage day to day procurement activities including internal/ vendor communications, schedule, delivery and commercial terms including any price variation
  • Travel roughly one week in 6 to UK & Europe suppliers

To apply for this exciting permanent Procurement Manager opportunity please press 'apply now'.

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