|Location: Blackpool, Lancashire||Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum|
|Sector: Manufacturing||Type: Permanent|
|Contact: Jacob Golding|
Do you have Purchasing Manager experience working with Raw Materials?
As a Category Manager, you will essentially work as a Purchasing Manager focused on Raw Materials and Packaging, working closely with the Procurement Manager and Buyers within the Purchasing team to ensure efficient supplier management.
You will play an integral part of the team as part of a large Chemical Manufacturing plant.
You will regularly calculate the requirements for raw materials and packaging to put in appropriate orders and support the 24/7 production on site.
You will negotiate with suppliers to ensure raw materials and packaging are purchased at the best value possible.
You will set up long-term contracts with key strategic suppliers to protect business continuity.
Skills and Experience:
MCIPS qualified or relevant degree
Proven Purchasing and Supply Chain experience
Experience with D365 (Microsoft Dynamics 365) desirable
Experience with Raw Materials and/or Chemicals would be highly advantageous
Perm - circa £38k - £45k (dependent on experience) + Benefits
Contact Jacob Golding for further details - 0161 839 5353 - firstname.lastname@example.org