Procurement Manager Job No: EP/P/M/C
Location: Medway Contract Type: Permanent
Posted: 01/10/2019

Procurement Manager

£Competitive DOE

Rare opening for an experienced Procurement Manager to join my client, a successful and growing construction company based in Mid Kent.

This is a rare and exclusive opportunity to make your mark as this is a brand new position!

Duties include:

  • Managing all strategic and transactional buying activities across the business
  • Pre-construction involvement in design meetings regarding product selection
  • Obtaining prices for all supplies required to complete the works
  • Identifying and assessing potential suppliers and products
  • Maintaining detailed records such as tracking documents and purchasing databases
  • Analysing tender returns and making recommendations
  • Raising orders for supplies
  • Preparing and maintaining cost reports
  • Ensuring the flow of materials to maximise efficiency
  • Negotiating favourable terms and delivery times with suppliers
  • Establishing working relationships with site staff

The successful candidate will have/be:

  • A proven track record in leading Procurement activities within the construction sector
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • A good commercial acumen
  • Pro-active and efficient
  • A team player with demonstrable interpersonal skills

You will be joining a business who are expanding due to continued success. Hard work is rewarded and you will be noticed!

If you feel you meet the above criteria, please apply online for immediate consideration.

This role is being handled by Emily, Head of Business Support for Pearson Whiffin Recruitment.

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