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Division Contracts Manager
Barnstaple, Devon
Salary: Negotiable
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date:
Job Reference: BBBH13227
Added: 06 Dec 2018
Job Description
Contracts Manager, Supply Chain Manager, Procurement, Supply Chain/Engineering

Job Title:Division Contracts Manager
Salary:DOE (Above Area Competition)
Location:North Devon

Acorn Recruitment is working in connection with a high flying manufacturing business in search of a strong negotiator with senior supply chain experience for the role of Division Contracts Manager.

As an overview, the successful candidate will effectively lead strategic procurement policies and procedures across the board to ensure the division has a robust supply base that meets its needs in support of; customer service, profitable growth and improved financial performance. Effective procurement and partnership with suppliers, reduce waste and to naturally develop a 'customer led' organisation are the keys to success in this role.

Responsibilities Include:
*Negotiation and management of all division capital expenditure
*Negotiation and Management of any division indirect contracts
*Ensure adherence to corporate procedures across the Division and ensure
Adequate standard work procedures are in place at local level to meet these needs
*Manage the correct sign off of purchase orders in line with Authorization matrix
*Review PPV weekly to pick up missing standards, missing P/O prices both of which
require correction via the buyer and finance. To review high PPV items and investigate reason and try to improve.
*Carry out monthly supply chain board reporting for corporate/division senior
*Carry out cost reduction projects on an ongoing basis

Essential Experience Required:
*Significant experience in managing external supply base and procurement teams
*Proven record in budget achievement and effective financial and people management
*Effective negotiator

Desirable Experience/Traits:
*Problem solving approach
*Engineering/Technical background

If you feel your experience can fulfil this role and you are interested in working for a fantastic company, please send a recent copy of your CV to, apply direct through the advert or call 01271343222 and speak to Daniel Thompson for a confidential chat.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.
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