Supply Chain Manager

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Cathy Kay

Managing Partner – Commercial

[email protected]

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§ 17 North Crescent, Diplocks Way, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 3JF

£ Dependent on experience

Reference 7228

The organisation

The Organisation

Our client is the leading provider of NHS wheelchair services throughout the UK, improving the lives and mobility of its users. 

The Role

The Supply Chain Manager a vital role for the organisation. Key responsibilities include:
 

  • To deliver an effective materials management service. 
  • To manage the Buyer, Materials Controller and Procurement Assistants.
  • To implement processes that minimise business waste.
  • To source suppliers, negotiate and manage contracts and build relationships with both suppliers and the internal team. 
  • To lead on innovation and cost savings to create a competitive advantage for the business.

The Desired Candidate
 

  • CIPS (Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply) qualified.
  • Someone willing and able to travel, so a full clean driving licence is essential.
  • A background in purchasing with experience of strategic buying
  • Capable of managing budgets and being financially aware.
  • Previous experience of effectively managing a team.
  • Strong negotiation, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to build a strong network of contacts to et get the best price for the business.

How to Apply

Please upload a relevant CV for an informal discussion. Contact Cathy Kay on 07789 311944 / [email protected].

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