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Development Procurement Controller

Location: Blyth

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 167479

Our international manufacturing client is looking for a Development Procurement Controller to join them on a permanent basis.

 

Job Role

  • 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

 

Skills/Experience

  • 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.