The OrganisationThis is a chance to join one of the UKs leading suppliers of Healthcare and Pharmaceutical products, based in the south of England and at a time of rapid expansion.
The RoleDevelop procurement strategies aligned with current and future business.
Manage company's external suppliers to ensure continuity of supply chain.
Establish strong relationships with suppliers.
Coordinate and administer supply agreements.
Manage forecasts and develop demand forecasts.
Develop key performance indicators for customer service.
Analyse trends and patterns to optimise stock levels.
Drive cost reduction projects.
Negotiate improved pricing and supply agreement terms.
Track orders and ensure timely delivery.
Update internal scheduling software to match delivery dates.
Establish new suppliers and direct sourcing in non-UK markets.
Ideally experienced in sourcing direct from Asian markets.
The PersonAt least three years of working within a similar environment
Ability to work to GMP guidelines
All-round knowledge of the general supply chain and production function