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An excellent opportunity exists within the company for a Purchasing Manager.
This position is responsible for ensuring that Wellman has a very clear strategy when purchasing goods and services. The Purchasing Manager sets policies for purchasing that take into account budgets, stock requirements and skills required. The position will be responsible for analysing supplier spend by functional area and partnering with functional leaders/budget owners to develop strategies to consolidate and negotiate more favorable pricing and terms.
He/She is the guardian of compliant deployment of Wellman’s procurement policies and procedures.
As Purchasing Manager you will report directly to the Operations Director.
Your key responsibilities will include:
This position requires a person with strong negotiation skills and also extensive purchasing experience including experience in sourcing in low cost countries.
He/she must have a minimum of 10 years years’ commercial experience in an industrial manufacturing business. A background in polymer engineering is an advantage.
The successful candidate must be a good communicator with good verbal and written communication skills enabling them to work co-operatively and effectively to establish and maintain a good working relationship with suppliers at all levels.
The person appointed ideally should possess a broad understanding and knowledge of up-to-date materials management practices. Strong business acumen along with the ability to manage risk is an important skill required for the role.
Candidates must also be prepared to travel on a regular basis as part of this job.
This is an excellent opportunity for a dedicated, energetic and versatile individual to join a highly successful Company.
Candidates may be required to complete an aptitude test as part of the screening process.
If you are interested in applying for this position please forward a comprehensive CV to –
Head of HR
Wellman International Limited,
Mullagh, Kells,Co. Meath.
Tel. O46 9280361
E-mail : email@example.com
The closing date for receipt of CVs is Monday 10th January, 2022