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Industrial Purchasing Manager

Essex   •  Permanent, Full time

CK Group are currently recruiting for an Industrial Purchasing Manger to join a chemical manufacturing company in the oil and additives industry at their site based in Wickford Essex, on a full time, permanent basis.

Our client is a privately owned organisation who specialise in formulating, manufacturing and supplying chemicals used in the oil and gas industry.

This is an onsite position based in Wickford, Essex

The Role:
Your main duties will be:
? Developing and implementing purchasing strategies
? Managing daily purchasing activities
? Managing supplier relations and negotiating contracts, prices, timelines etc
? Maintaining the supplier database, purchase records and related documentation
? Coordinating with inventory control to determine and manage inventory needs
? Ensuring that all procured items meet the required quality standards and specifications
? Preparing cost estimates and managing budgets
? Working to improve purchasing system and processes

Your Background:
The ideal candidate for this role will have:
? Degree in business administration or a related field
? Experience as a purchasing manager or in a similar position with a manufacturing setting
? Deep knowledge of inventory and supply chain management
? Be a member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply
? Proficiency in Microsoft Office and purchasing software
? Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
? Strong critical thinking and negotiating skills
? Strong planning and organisational skills
? Ability to work independently

For more information or to apply for this Industrial Purchasing Manager position, please contact Phoebe Walker on 01246 45737 or email cktech@ckgroup.co.uk, quoting job ref 52596.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.

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  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Phoebe Walker
  • Phone: 01246 457700
  • Reference: 52596
  • Posted: 7th January 2022
  • Expires: 4th February 2022

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