Purchasing Manager

28000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual + GBP28000 - GBP32000/annum
26 Sep 2017
24 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Job Title Purchasing Manager

Location Nuneaton

Salary GBP28,000 up to GBP30,000 Depending on Experience

The role as a Purchasing Manager in Nuneaton

We have a great opportunity to work for and progress with a first-class Specialist Precision Engineering/Manufacturing company in Nuneaton, who provide services for a number of industries in particular the aerospace industry. Our client is looking for an individual to join and support their procurement team as a purchasing manager. Responsible primarily for purchasing materials and managing subcontracting works to third party suppliers, however the role will also extend to cover other areas and commodities. Our client is also looking for an individual who can efficiently and effectively support the day to day operational requirements of the business. Developing and improving the current processes and procedures, whilst also developing themselves and having the opportunity for personnel development and progression, as part of the ongoing development and growth of the business.

As a Purchasing Manager

You will be required to:


Be responsible for supplier selection and performance monitoring

Carrying out supplier negotiations

Raising purchase orders

Sending RFQ's

Placing material orders and expediting

Liaising internally with the production and sales teams

Resolution of invoice queries relating to buyers purchase orders

Be responsible for the management of outsourcing works to subcontractors

The Candidate

In the role of Purchasing Manager you will need to:


Be computer literate working within word and internal computer systems

Have an understanding of Purchasing functions, processes and proceedures

Be reliable, organised, accurate and have good communication skills

Be a team player able to integrate with the existing team from the offset, with the desire to make a difference whilst developing and progressing personally within the company

Experience of engineering purchasing would be an advantage but not essential

Identify and communicate risk associated with (Health & Safety, Environmental and Quality)

Client Overview:

Our Nuneaton based client, is a well-respected Specialist Engineering/Manufacturer

With an emphasis on the continuous investment in its people, our client is looking for an individual to join the team and develop this role.


20 Days Annual Leave, plus 8 days statutory

Salary: GBP28,000 to GBP30,000