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Procurement Supervisor

  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: : BBBH137055
  • Location: England, Dorset, Poole
  • Sector: Planning, Utilities, Built Environment
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 04/06/2019


  • Supervise the Material Controller team
  • Ensure Health and Safety protocols are adhered to in the department
  • Procure and manage material to meet quality, delivery, and inventory targets, using MRP and Lean Pull Systems
  • Effectively manage supply programs to achieve required lead times and inventory objectives.
  • Own daily working relationships with suppliers, production, customer service and other organizations within the company as needed.
  • Evaluate MRP data and place purchase orders for raw material and resale materials. Communicate with suppliers to confirm delivery dates and assist in the resolution of any issues.
  • Enter and maintain material master data on assigned part numbers in SAP.


  • Management / Supervisory experience in a Purchasing Environment.
  • 5 years + buying experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong knowledge of MRP/ERP including data elements to drive MRP. Excellent computer skills with an emphasis in Microsoft applications such as Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.
  • Ability to communicate and build relationships both internally, across all functional organization and externally with suppliers and customer service.
  • Experience working with advanced manufacturing techniques: KANBAN, pull systems.
  • Knowledge and experience with quality tools such as Lean Six Sigma preferred.

For more information about this role please contact our Manchester office