Purchasing Manager

  • Location

    Macclesfield, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Electrical Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jack Dawkins

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Title: Purchasing Manager

Salary: Competitive

Location: Macclesfield

A successful Electrical and Mechanical Contractors due to expansion are looking to recruit a Purchasing Manager to join a growing team.

Key responsibilities

  • Sourcing and purchasing of goods and services, ensuring best price and delivery to suit needs. Placing of all purchase orders through to receipt of invoice.
  • Dealing with visitors, customers and deliveries at Reception / Goods Inwards.
  • Receipt and checking of goods against purchase order.
  • Allocations of goods to relevant engineer or storage area.
  • Booking in and tagging productions jobs and recording all necessary information onto computer system.
  • Booking out of completed jobs and raising delivery notes etc.
  • Assisting with Operation and Project Managers. Ensure all costings from purchases / services are allocated to the job.
  • Ensuring Purchase Invoices match Purchase orders.
  • Resolving any pricing queries quickly and efficiently.
  • Other Production / Works Duties as and when required.

Candidate Overview

  • Previous experience, preferably within an engineering environment either install or wholesale. Proven negotiation, communication, interpersonal and influencing skills.
  • Results orientated with the ability to plan and deliver against project deadlines.
  • Capable to coordinate several projects simultaneously.
  • A good foundation of skills and knowledge of relevant supply chain, purchasing and sourcing concepts.
  • Computer literate.
  • Ability to communicate at all levels verbal and written.
  • Happy to work as part of a team.

For further information on this opportunity please contact Jack Dawkins on /0161-.071-.516