Purchasing Manager - Brand new role!

The role is for a well-established, respected and successful business and a leading developer, manufacturer and master distributor of specialist accessories worldwide, supplying to a variety of distributor and retail accounts. Widely recognised for its strong product innovation, the Company's impressive portfolio includes award-winning brands. A privately-owned company with sales in over 50 countries, they have offices in Chertsey, Surrey, UK and Denver, USA, Melbourne Australia along with distribution centres in USA, UK, and China. The team is dynamic and highly driven and are growing in diversity and expertise..... and the working environment is truly unique!

Just some of the Job Tasks Responsibilities:
* Responsibility for Group Purchases for three subsidiaries and 4-5 Distribution Centres.
* Management of global vendors
* Collaboration with Commercial team and Supply Chain Analyst for creation of the group forecast.
* Working with Supply Chain Manager and Analyst to manage group inventory and order fulfilment.
* Working with the New Product Development and Commercial departments to coordinate product launches and promotional activity.
* Proactive management of existing and new global product and supplier tenders
* Development of supplier agreements, contracts and performance strategy.

If these types of responsibilities sound familiar and you can show at least 3 years in a similar role with strong IT skills and experience including MS-Excel, we would love to hear from you. Please apply to Office Angels and your application will be acknowledged.

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