Sourcing Engineer

Undisclosed Company
Hertfordshire, Royston
£40000 - £48000 per annum
09 Sep 2016
23 Sep 2016
Manpower UK
Job Type
Manpower is currently recruiting for a Strategic Sourcing Engineer for a global manufacturer in Royston. This is a great opportunity to join an existing procurement team at a senior level.

Key responsibilities of the role include:

*Source new suppliers to support product demand; evaluate suppliers to ensure a program of supplier risk management to the business.
*Ensure supplier compliance with regulatory requirements.
*Develop & implement vendor rating system, including data collection, analysis, reporting & subsequent follow up action to improve poor performing suppliers
*Negotiate Supplier Contracts & payment terms with periodic reviews of agreements and MoU's
*Support purchasing function to minimise physical material holding utilising Supplier safety stock holding where possible.
*Drive suppliers to implement industry standard supply methods & procedures ensuring that the Approved Supplier List is maintained and manage the supplier audit schedule to maintain compliance
*Experience of SAP and developing reports for supplier spends/performance
*Experience of developing and providing opportunities for savings through LCC spend
*Be the focal point for the purchasing team to co-ordinate with supplier quality and the resolution for RCCA activities; monitor the cost of poor quality & the effects on inventory value
*Assist the company with its Health & Safety objectives and be aware of & comply with all Quality Assurance procedures

The ideal candidate will have 5 years Purchasing & Sourcing experience in a technical dynamic environment, have Mechanical/Electrical knowledge with the ability to interpret drawings. You will be a strong communicator with influencing skills, be ambitious and focused. If you have any questions about this opportunity please call me on 01438 316492 or email me at .

Interested? Apply here today.

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