Salary£40000 per annum
Our client, a leading UK manufacturer based in Ipswich are seeking an experienced Purchasing Manager to join their successful organisation. Managing a Purchasing Supervisor and a team of co-ordinators, you are required to have proven purchasing and management experience, excellent communication skills and an approachable and proactive nature. This company offers fantastic benefits and bonuses, on a quarterly and annual basis.

Ideally my client would like somebody to join them ASAP.

Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00 (must be slightly flexible)
Free Parking Available
5 Years previous experience within a similar role


  • Management of Purchasing Supervisor, and purchasing co-ordinators
  • Team training and support
  • Handling management of issues
  • Setting team and individual objectives, to meet business demands
  • Management of stock from parent company and third party suppliers
  • Monitoring planning and responding to stock issues
  • Escalation of queries and supplier interaction
  • Liaison with Product Management team
  • Working closely with the Logistics department, to co-ordinate space and incoming stock management
  • Analysis of stock holding
  • Management of stock checks
  • Management of the supplier’s base including supplier monitoring and assessment
  • Work to and uphold ISO standards
  • Develop a purchasing strategy in line with corporate strategy
  • To understand and assist in development of the internal ERP system
  • Statistical analysis and production of reports for management, including management update meetings and presentations

Great benefits and bonuses available. For further information please get in touch.
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