Group Purchasing Manager

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Purchasing / Construction Buyer required for a construction business in North Yorkshire.

As a Buyer / Purchasing Manager you will be self-disciplined and self-motivated with the energy to drive your own success.
You will be setting up and procuring materials and components for the construction sector, managing a small team, and with multi site management this will be an exciting challenge for you, giving you a good free range to build the supply chain and the purchasing team.

To be successful you will be able to negotiate, influence and communicate with others at all levels.

* Implement and manage a Supply Chain Management System
* Improve upon the supplier database in order to deliver best value to the business and in turn their customers.
* Lead project procurement execution from cradle to grave.
* Deliver the best all round solution considering quality, price, and delivery to our customers
* Help with the co-ordination and analysis of tenders and assisting with the production of commercial bid summaries.
* Demonstrate proven ability to create and implement negotiation strategies / techniques and lead negotiations.
* Assess suppliers and their performance to ensure continual improvement of quality.
* Collaborate with the operational business to identify new and manage existing suppliers.
* Maintain detailed information relating to vendors, market conditions, performance and risk.
* Incorporate sustainability as a core theme of our vendor relationships and agreements.

Skills / Qualifications
* Significant procurement experience in a construction related industry (ideally timber related).
* To have experience in tender / work winning procurement & bid writing would be an advantage.
* Demonstrable commercial knowledge and a thorough understanding of procurement processes particularly in construction environment.
* Strong co-ordination, interpersonal and negotiation skills.
* Excellent written and verbal skills with the ability to present data in a clearly and concisely to both internal & external stakeholders.
* Flexible approach and ability to work under well pressure with a can-do attitude.

Depending upon your experience a salary of Circa £38k plus additional benefits awaits, This salarry will grow as the position grows. This is a supportive business which is growing rapidly. You will have the opportunity to become an integral part of their expanding team. With the potential for further opportunities for development in this rapidly growing business.

Please contact Craig or Phoebe on (phone number removed)
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  • Negotiable
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  • CV-125466
  • Permanent
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