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13/09 - Purchasing and Supply Chain Coordinator    Location: Manchester North West Lancashire ... Jobs

Key points: Purchasing & Supply Chain Coordinator Job offer is situated in Home Based - Covering a North West remit Remuneration is £25, 000 - £30, 000 plus car and benefits The prospective employer is an established and leading waste management organisation who is now seeking a proactive, driven and gifted Purchasing & Supply Chain Coordinator to be working with their team. This is a Home based role where the employee will be covering the North West. Your job duties will include being responsible for supporting the Supply Chain Manager and the Account Teams in helping manage the Service Providers, understanding and providing weekly information that will assist the client in improving performance and improved recycling whilst reviewing accounts from a commercial aspect to maximise cost savings/profit and building good internal/external relationships. Vacancy responsibilities Assist in managing the Supply Chain in your region as directed by the Supply Chain Manager ensuring KPI s are achievedReview business MI e.g. data to make sure all supply chain issues are dealt with promptly and successfully.Hold steady meetings with the Service Providers in their region to review/agree facility input specifications and checkperformance to improve recycling quality and report the outcomes to the Supply Chain ManagerAttend monthly KPI meetings with the supply chain where directed by the Supply Chain ManagerDevelop weekly reports based on information from the supply chain to measure DC and Service Provider performance from dataTo assist the client in delivering specific project initiativesEscalate issues to the Supply Chain Manager and ensure they are kept up to dateSupport the Account Teams in producing the monthly customer KPI report by providing accurate, timely and relevant information as directed by the Supply Chain ManagerResponsible in their regions for ensuring the delivery of zero waste to landfill on behalf of the client by working with the supply chain. The successful jobseeker for this new vacancy will need to have earlier work experience working as a Supply Chain Coordinator - preferably within a waste industry/procurement environment. The jobseeker for this new vacancy must have good Microsoft Office skills, a clean current UK driving licence and a proven skillin analysing data/ reports as well as solid communication and negotiating skills. For more and comprehensive information and details Contact one of our expert consultants quoting REF: NJR6395 ..........

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07/09 - Group Purchasing Manager    Location: Manchester North West Lancashire ... Jobs

Key points: As a jobseeker are you a talented and knowledgable Purchasing Manager with a manufacturing background? With experience of overseas purchasing?As a jobseeker are you looking to be working with a business that is currently experience lots of growth and development?If so, then we want to hear from youThe JobWe have a great new role with an excellent manufacturing business in Greater Manchester. Due to expansion they have created a new position within the company for a Group Purchasing Manager. The overall purpose of the vacancy is to oversee and control all purchasing and supply chain activities within the group.Duties & Vacancy responsibilitiesTo purchase all raw materials for deadline and to specification.Ensuring best price and terms of business with suppliers are negotiated without compromising on quality.To source and select new suppliers, both UK and overseas (predominantly Far East).To co-ordinate purchasing activities to keepminimum stock levels.Carry out supplier assessments to continually improve the supplier base.Manage and develop purchasing support staff.Liaise with Sales, Logistics and Manufacturing to make sure Output to Plan targets are achieved without compromising inventory level objectives.The PersonThe Candidate will have extensive purchasing experience gained within a manufacturing business. The Candidate will need to have working knowledge and experience of sourcing and selecting new overseas suppliers. CIPS or studying towards CIPS would be advantageous, however this is not required.The BenefitsOn top of working for a great company, the employee will be offered a primary salary, Twenty Five days annual leave, life assurance, pension and healthcare scheme.Due to the volume of applications received it is with regret to tell you that only shortlisted jobseekers will be contacted. If you have not heard from us within 5 days of application then assume that your application has been unsuccessful in this instance..This job was initially submitted as ..........

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12/09 - Purchasing Officer    Location: Manchester Stockport North West Cheshire Lancashire ... Jobs

Key points: Creative Support is a enterprising, innovative, non-for-profit organisation providing support to individuals with a wide range of care needs nationally.We are seeking an individual to be working with our Purchasing team based at our busy, vibrant head office. Key Duties for this job will include liaising with suppliers, dealing with purchase orders and resolving queries. The role requires the highest standards of customer service for both internal and external customers and continuously aiming to gain the most cost-efficient solutions.The Candidate will be able to show attention to detail, have exemplary conversational and conversation discuss issues and skillto positively interact, be proficient in MS Office suite of programmes and have a proven track record of delivering a first class customer service to both external customers and staff. Experience in purchasing is desirable but not required as full training will be offered. The Candidate will be located in our Stockport Head Office.We are an Investors in People (Silver) organisation and offer a wide range of benefits including pension with company contribution free life assurance and a range of employee discounts. We welcome applications from graduates as well individuals with required office experience.We do not accept CV's as a form of application jobseekers must send a completed Creative Support application form which can be requested or downloaded via the listed methods. An enhanced DBS check is necessary for which we pay for. Creative Support is not a recruitment sourcing agency, all employees are directly employed by our organisation. We do not accept cold calls or sales/marketing contact from recruitment jobseeker for this new vacancy sourcing/advertising agencies. Upon receipt of your application we will email you a confirmation of receipt. If you do not receive this confirmation email Contact us via phone or email. Contact information can be found on our company website. ..........

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14/09 - Purchasing / Materials Manager    Location: Manchester North West Lancashire ... Jobs

Key points: Purchasing / Materials Manager
Hours: TBC
Remuneration is £21, 000 - £30, 000 per year

A manufacturing business seeking a gifted and pro-active Purchasing / Materials Manager to be responsible for develop and lead procurement and stores for a friendly and growing team. Role also includes bid team roles including budgeting and tendering for business.

Purchasing and materials management experience is necessary. MRP experience is ideal and any experience in the manufacturing sector is also welcomed.

This role will suit a passionate, responsible and able to work on your own individual who is also a team player.

Main purpose of the vacancy:
Will be responsible for working closely with the senior managers and management personnel to make sure alignment of purchasing and planning plans with wider business and supply chain strategies. Ensuring all elements of procurement are covered in order to keepstock levels and supply to customers. The Purchasing Manager will work closely with suppliers to develop new relationships whilst developing and growing relationships with current suppliers with the aim to reduce cost/lead times and improve quality and service levels.

Role also includes preparing tender price and submission documents for bids. Prepare budget costs in within tight deadlines.

The company provides a highly automated mature computer system to aid with day to day tasks.

Important job duties :

- Strategic procurement - supplier selection negotiation and agreementmanagement
- Manage and delegate work load
- Ensure stock and inventory is available to meet customer demand
- Report and track cost savings
- successful daily management of stock and inventory
- Ensure successful release of kits to production lines
- Contribute to the wider business with ideas on ERP system, continuous improvement and LEAN thinking.
- Obtain quotes/prices for new and existing materials and services
- give support to the Production Team.

Purchasing Manager Applicants should meet the following criteria:

- Purchasing, Buying or Supply Chain experience
- Experience in manufacturing or engineering sectors is preferable
- Strong understanding of inventory management - stock checks etc.
- MRP experience
- exemplary conversational and communication teamwork and pro-active and interpersonal skills
- Competent on IT systems

This is not a comprehensive list.
The post holder is expected to changeto changing workload demands and new organisational challenges.

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11/09 - Purchasing Administrator    Location: Manchester North West Lancashire ... Jobs

Key points: PURCHASING ADMINISTRATOR, £19 21k depending on experience. Wythenshawe, Monday Thursday 9 -5 pm, Friday 9 4 pm. Free Parking and excellent and very attractive job benefits.YOUR NEW COMPANYThis is a national distribution organisation of imported products which are imported they are extremely reputable and a leader in their field supplying to large national and international organisations.YOUR NEW ROLEThe Candidate will work as part of a very small team working closely with the Purchasing Manager. This is an administrative support role that offers a variety of interesting tasks. The Candidate will work to strict deadlines, liaise and communicate with suppliers in the Far East, track and oversee the running of orders and manufacturing, scanning of documents, chasing up information documentation keeping systems and records updated and raising orders.WHAT DO I NEED TO DO TO SUCCEED?The Candidate will need to have a very flexible and accommodating approach, strong administration background with a steady career history, The prospective employer wants someone who is not going to want to progress too quickly, someone who is going to give them continuity and be a great support to the Purchasing Manager. Suit someone smartly presented with a very friendly and calm approach, must be someone who can work at pace without getting too flustered and use their initiative during the quieter periods.Call Louise now on 0161 928 9268.This job was initially submitted as ..........

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16/09 - Purchasing Administrative Assistant    Location: Manchester North West Lancashire ... Jobs

Key points: We are currently looking for a talented and knowledgable administrator to help the Head of Purchasing in a stable and successful company located in Wythenshawe....This is a fast paced role, within a enterprising team. Your day to day will consist of, but won't be limited to:- Compiling and updating excel spreadsheets- Communicating with Far East suppliers via email- Dealing with Export Documentation - Creating and updating shipping files that meet the standards required by HMRC- Assisting with Quality Admin - Filing and receiving organisational documents- Liaising with Freight Forwarders to make sure they have the necessary documentation to clear productsthrough customs- Liaising with Warehouse staff regarding incoming shipments- Procuring office stationaryThe ideal jobseeker for this new vacancy will be:-Experienced in all areas of administration-Be flexible and able to work to tried and tested methods-Have excellent team working skills-Have the skillto multitask and prioritise work demands, schedules and loads-The skillto work to tight deadlines and keep calm under pressureAdecco is acting as an Employment organisationin relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.Adecco is acting as an Employment organisationin relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer. ..........

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13/09 - Assistant to the Purchasing Team    Location: Merseyside Liverpool North West ... Jobs

Key points: Permanent, full-time£18, 000 - £20, 000 per yearLiverpool, Merseyside ASSISTANT TO THE PURCHASING TEAM Try & Lilly Ltd are seeking to employ and looking for a Buyer/Purchaser to be working with their existing Purchasing team in their small Liverpool factory. The team s key tasks include: - Identifying suppliers who can give raw materials, services, utilities etc. both in the UK and from overseas. Using our software to highlight needs and to plan. Working with the Purchasing team and helping to give the Planning group with information. Quality control of purchased items. Purchasing - using Company procedures. Liaising with the Accounts Department Stock and usage Control Experience of all or parts of the above tasks would be useful. Experience in a sewn product manufacturing unit would be preferable but not required. Accuracy and the skillto be working within an existing team are important. Training will be provided wherever necessary and it is hoped that jobseekers will have something to bring to the team. Details: Remuneration is £18 - 20k - depending on experience and qualifications.Working hours 38Experience in purchasing/procurementExperience building relationships/rapportStrong attention to detail and accuracyStrong administration skillsBe hard working and friendlyExcellent written and verbal skills The company benefits are 29 days holiday including bank holidays ..........

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17/09 - Purchasing Manager    Location: Warrington North West Cheshire Lancashire ... Jobs

Key points: Purchasing Manager - Manufacturing - Warrington Client Details The prospective employer are a well established market leading manufacturing with a global presence. Their Warrington facility has been marked for expansion receiving substantial investment in readiness for further loading. Description As Purchasing Manager you will: Review the spend systems, processes and stakeholder requirements to allow a new approach to be determinedWork with the current team to raise the profile of purchasing increasing early engagementDrive value from the current supply base, bringing in new suppliers where neededWork with the engineering team to highlight opportunities in module design VAVE and slicker approaches to NPDBuild an international network with other sites to highlight group initiatives Profile The ideal jobseeker for this new vacancy will: Already be operating as a purchasing managerProven with a high mix, high value engineering led environmentAble to evaluate and develop a relevant, bespoke approachDevelop the team to become trusted advisers Job Offer circa £50, 000 + package ..........

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14/09 - Purchasing Manager Warrington (Nationwide travel is required) ...    Location: Warrington Cheshire North West Lancashire ... Jobs

Key points: As the UK s leading equipment rental company, with over 165 Service Centres nationwide and 3, 600 dedicated employees, it s fair to say we pride ourselves on providing excellent service to our 30k customers. We offer years of expertise, certified training, a range of added value services and most importantly, a total commitment to ensuring safety at all times. If you want to work for a company who are fast becoming THE employer of choice in the rental industry and who can offer you great career progression then make an application today Job overview A Purchasing Manager is necessary to be working with the UK's leading hire equipment organisation. We form part of Ashtead Group which is a FTSE 100 and can offer you excellent training opportunities with great scope for progression supporting you throughout your career. Roles and responsibilities We are seeking to employ and looking for a talented and knowledgable enterprising Purchasing Manager to be working with our Asset Management/Purchasing Team based out of our support office in Warrington Cheshire. The ideal jobseeker for this new vacancy will have extensive knowledge and experience of shaping, developing and delivering a robust Procurement Strategy that not only takes into account the needs of our ever growing business, but also looks at innovative products, services and solutions that will support the business to enhance it s provision to our customer base. Role/Vacancy responsibilities To assist in ensuring that the cost and value of all products and services purchased by the business are optimised. To assist in the successful management of supply risks ensuring that appropriate supply contracts are in highlight and act upon opportunities to reduce costs and / or improve service levels in conjunction with the Senior Purchasing make sure that Supplier base is managed monitored and measured in line with Service Level Agreements. Providing hands on support to internal customers in order to resolve supplier issues and below standard service.To manage and keepthe Supplier database, providing analyses and benchmarking data for supplier tendering and cost optimisation projects. To build and keepcredible relationships with customers, both within A-Plant and outside of our business, who will be operating at all levels and functions, in order to make sure successful delivery of the procurement strategy and make sure that all purchasing administration and reporting requirements are completed and maintained in line with Company standards.To fully understand the markets in which we operate in and the needs and challenges of our customers, ensuring that we stay ahead of the curve when it comes to new and innovative products and services. Skills required Skills Required Educated to GCSE level or equivalent (A-C)Commercial awareness of the Purchasing function is desirable.Basic skills in Excel is sought (Intermediate level in Excel & Access is an adv ..........

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14/09 - Purchasing Assistant    Location: North West Blackburn Lancashire ... Jobs

Key points: As a jobseeker are you a dedicated Buyer looking to work for an award winning manufacturer?Based in Blackburn within a company that offers sensational benefits, this role is responsible for Supply Chain activities within the Procurement function.The Candidate will be a relationship builder with internal departments such as finance, planning production and quality plus responsible for maintaining relationships with the company s suppliers, so communication is keyMain Accountabilities:.All aspects of purchasing and inventory management. Placement of purchase orders within agreed limits. Management of suppliers to make sure on time delivery of raw materials, components and consumable for production and to make sure quality levels are maintained. Expediting purchase orders. Controlling inventory levels in line with KPI s..Respond to quote requests and enquires from the Sales Department within set timescales..Work in co-ordination with the Senior Procurement & Supply Chain Officer to assist with import compliance tasks. Resolution of queries by working with internal departments to resolve issues in a timely manner. Assist Procurement Team in driving improvements and cost savings..When required assist with agreementreview for products and service requirements for the business. Involvement in collating information for reporting purposes for internal departments. Excellent time management skills are required to allow multitasking in a dynamic department with a team player approach to be involved in all areas as and when required and to have a natural proficiency for problem solving.Other key areas of the vacancy are the skillto facilitate improvement activities to increase efficiency within the Procurement Department and understanding the importance of KPI s and working closely with internal departments to achieve these for the success of the business. The role will require excellent organisation skills and knowledge of Microsoft Excel and OfficeThis role will be working Weekdays from 8am-5pm and offers a competitive benefits package:- Salary up to £20-£25k per year Holidays 22 days increasing to 23 days after 3 years going up to 27 days a day for each year worked Flexi time Buy Holidays scheme up to 5 days per year Family fun days Christmas lunch Long service awards Quarterly attendance bonusInterested? Please reply to this advert with your CV as soon as possible and we ll be in touch if your CV meets the initial short list based on The prospective employer s requirements for a first stage phone interview.If this role does not apply to you but you know the perfect jobseeker for this new vacancy for the job pass on my details and if your recommendation is successful £50 s worth of vouchers will be on their way to YOUReed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment organisationand employment business ..........

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14/09 - Junior Buyer/Purchasing Assistant    Location: Wigan North West Lancashire Jobs

Key points: The prospective employer is an established and leading designer and manufacturer of special purpose equipment with a full order book and further expansion plans.

Due to business growth, they now seek to recruit an enthusiastic and enterprising Junior Buyer or Purchasing Assistant to be working with their Purchasing team.

The successful applicant will have responsibility for purchasing a specific category of products and cover both direct and indirect products, managing suppliers from order placement, through to successful on time delivery. The role will also cover expediting, stock monitoring and other general purchasing related administrative tasks.

Key skills

- earlier work experience in a purchasing assistant or junior buyer role - ideally in the manufacturing or engineering sector but all backgrounds considered
- Strong IT literacy, specifically MS Excel and ideally Sage
- exemplary conversational and communication and prioritisation skills
- Team player honest, loyal and enthusiatic, keen to learn

Great opportunities for progression and training for the right person including potential CIPS support.

Salary c. £20, 000 plus non contributory pension and bonus program, flexible start and finish times.

This is a close knit, friendly team within a growing business with a highly innovative product that is in great demand.

For more and comprehensive information and details, send a CV stating current salary and location ..........

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14/09 - Purchasing Executive    Location: North West Preston Lancashire ... Jobs

Key points: Temporary Purchasing Officer £12.00 per hour Preston A Purchasing officer is necessary to be working with a public sector organisation for a minimum of six months. The Candidate will mainly work within the estates team with responsibility of a range of productsand services.Manging contracts of £170k +Renewing various service contracts and giving advice on tendering processesProcure and negotiate goodsUndertake EU compliant tendersGenerate, examineand report on spend reportsAssist senior member of the purchasing team with large projects Systems/Software used: AgressoMicorsoft Word PowerPoint, ExcelParabalisInTend What s needed? Experience working within a purchasing officer positionMCIPS part qual or NVQ equivalentStrong commercial awarenessGood Analytical skills, advanced with excelPractical knowledge of EU regulations Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you have an interest, immediate interviews are available Due to the high volume of applications currently being received if you do not receive a reply within 5 working days assume that your application has been unsuccessful. We would like to thank you for taking the time to make an application for this vacancy. Keywords: Procurement, Purchasing, Tender agreementManagement, Estates ..........

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