Purchasing Manager

Purchasing Manager
Cambridge
£45k-£55k (dep on exp) + excellent benefits package

We are seeking a Purchasing Manager for a Cambridge based world leading manufacturer of complex low volume bespoke special purpose scientific equipment. You will play a pivotal role within a multi-disciplined team within the product delivery team. The Purchasing Manager will be responsible for the complete control and management of the purchasing function for the business, including processes and resource.

The Purchasing Manager is the link between suppliers, manufacturers, relevant internal departments and internal customers. This will be an all encompassing role, taking responsbility of the day-to-day management of the purchasing activities, ensuring the team are meeting their personal performance objectives too – thus a technically hands-on people manager would be ideal!

Ideally, the Purchasing Manager will have the following skills and experience:
• Required first degree or higher qualification ideally in a technical discipline
• 4+ years’ proven purchasing management experience required
• Manufacturing background required
• SAP purchasing knowledge preferred
• Strong knowledge of supply chain management required
• Microsoft office capable (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
• Experience in vacuum systems, pneumatics, gas systems, automation an advantage.

Interested or know someone who might be?
If so, get in contact with Darren Holmes @ Vector Recruitment on 01234 815474 or Darren@vrl.co.uk

Job Details

  • Job Ref: 12179
  • Salary: £45000 - £55000
  • Consultant Name: Darren Holmes
  •   Cambridgeshire
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