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Purchasing Manager

Purchasing Manager

in Office Permanent
  • Colchester
  • V/10260
  • £30,000 - £40,000
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Job Description

We are thrilled to be working on two opportunities that are very similar, with two large scale manufacturing businesses local to Ipswich and Colchester.

 

You will be working in a busy, fast paced, team orientated customer focussed sales department. This pivotal role involves liaising with all areas of the business with an appropriate and considered approach.

 

The ideal candidate will be a strong, experienced but personable manager with a proven management track record, coupled with the ability to manage with a diplomatic, committed and enthusiastic manner.

 

Key Responsibilities;

  • Management of purchasing Supervisor and purchasing co-ordinators
  • Full accountability for the team and its output
  • Ensure the Company’s Cultural values are maintained and upheld, setting the example, leading
    with empathy and positivity with a nurturing and encouraging approach.
  • Empathetic and Emotionally Intelligent approach to Management
  • Progression of training and development of personnel within the area of responsibility
  • Undertake Appraisals and identify training requirements.
  • Development of the team to ensure succession planning giving everyone opportunity to grow
    and develop.
  • Setting team and individual objectives to meet business demands.
  • Handling management of issues and escalating to business when required.
  • Co-ordination of holiday calendar and other ad hoc management tasks
  • Ensure staffing levels, productivity and output is maintained during periods of absence and
    busy periods.
  • Forward thinking pro-active approach

 

Key Skills & Experience required:

  • 5 years purchasing experience, with management background
  • Sound administrative capability
  • Proven experience of working to deadlines
  • Ability to prioritise workload

 

In return you will receive an unrivalled, exceptional and once in a lifetime benefits package that includes Christmas closure, up to 28 days holiday PLUS bank holidays, a yearly bonus of a few thousand pound, great working environment, great working hours.

 

Apply today!

(V/10260)

Time Appointments situated at 6-8 Museum Street, Ipswich, is recognised as a market leading recruitment consultancy in the East of England. Providing quality recruitment solutions to; Suffolk, Essex, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, and London.

Successfully placing outstanding candidates into permanent Insurance, Sales, Office, Finance, Shipping & Logistics, Legal and IT roles since 2006. Time also offers Temporary and Contract opportunities.

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Time Appointments
2nd Floor
6-8 Museum Street
Ipswich, Suffolk
IP1 1HT

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