Purchasing Director - Manchester

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£90k per year + .
11 Jan 2017
08 Feb 2017
Kate Jordan
Job Type
Full Time

Purchasing Director – Leading Contract Caterer - Must love food - North West - £90,000

In the Role, you will:

  • Ensure suppliers are working hard and making sure they deliver on their promises and respond when they don’t
  • Be actively involved in new product development and implementation
  • Be financial astute, aware and responsible
  • Pull from all your previous purchasing experience and expertise
  • Respond to customer needs
  • Work on initiative and be proactive
  • Have outstanding planning and organisational skills
  • Be ethical with your trading values

The Purchasing role -

  • To organise and maintain a central facility for the purchase of all goods/services and contracts on a best price/best quality basis
  • Maintain records of supplier contracts and agreements and to maintain records of goods ordered and received.
  • To administer the online purchasing systems
  • To prepare and process requisitions/purchase orders/capex requests and invoices for supplies and equipment
  • To negotiate contracts and formulate policies with suppliers to achieve ‘best price/best quality’ purchasing, and to make recommendations to senior management
  • To ensure all company policies with regard to accounting procedures, security policies, personnel policies, are strictly adhered to
  • To oversee the management and operation of the Company’s facilities
  • To train staff in good purchasing procedures and practices

Purchasing Director – Leading Contract Caterer – North West - £90,0000

Interested in this great challenge? Apply today with your updated CV!

Contact: Kate

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