Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: 167479
Our international manufacturing client is looking for a Development Procurement Controller to join them on a permanent basis.
Responsible for the procurement strategy within the developmental part of the product life-cycle
Discovering new suppliers and supply chain routes, expediting strategies and undertaking negotiations for products and services
Quickly identify, appraise, source and select suppliers in line with procurement strategy
Carry out commercial and contract management negotiations including agreement of terms and conditions
Experience within a procurement or sourcing function
Proven track record of supplier performance management
High drive for action and execution
Ability to work under pressure and to tight time-scales
Excellent negotiating and influencing skills
This a full-time role and occasional travel will be required in order to build and monitor the supplier base.