Group Purchasing Manager

Job Ref: 162433
Sectors: Administrators, Other, Customer Service
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 21 February 2019
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester, England Manchester Greater Manchester m26aw
  • £55,000 - £70,000 per Annum
  • Tate
  • 0161 828 5402

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Group Purchasing Manager ROLE !!!!!

We are currently working with an International Manufacturing business in the North West ( Greater Manchester ), due to a restructure and growth YOY we are looking for a Group Purchasing Manager, ideally with experience working in the following industries:





Speciality Chemicals

Consumer Chemicals


Basic Inorganics

You will report to - The Head of / Group Purchasing Director who is based in Europe, you will manage a Team of 3-4 people in Manchester (Purchasing Manager, Snr Buyer, Buyer & Administrator)

We will be looking for people who have lead Projects at a senior level, influencing skills and managing upwards is a must. Set strategic direction for the category, Identify and implement COP or COS reduction projects.

Review the strategy and support the Buyers in implementing the strategy

You will be responsible for spend on a category of 5-15% of company turnover.

Typical category spend will be £40m - 100m

Your own portfolio spend circa £10m - 30m

Contract value approval limit is circa £3m

You should be a strong leader, excellent people skills, influencing and negation skills should be second to none.

If you are looking for a step up to more of a Group level role then please do get in touch! Likewise we will consider people at this level and also who are looking for a new challenge.

Salary for this role is circa £65,000 base with a Car OR Allowance, excellent Bonus also.

1st stage interviews will be week commencing 11th March and final stage the week after, please call me on 0161 828 5400 to discuss or email me on Ed.Robinson @ - Linkedin is:

Purchasing manager / Buying Manager / Procurement Manager / Purchasing Director / Expeditor / FMCG / Chemicals / Manufacturing / Production

Tate is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

23/03/2019 08:15:32
GBP 55000.00 55000.00