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Purchasing Manager

£32,000 to £38,000
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8 Sep 2022
Purchasing Manager - East Sussex (hybrid working) - £32-38K I'm recruiting for a Purchasing Manager to join a huge travel brand based in East Sussex. You will manage the sourcing and end to end and in life contracting of multiple transportation services within a designated geographical area and be fully accountable for negotiating rates, terms and conditions with suppliers. Purchasing Manager Responsibilities Identify and source suitable suppliers and products / services, negotiate market leading rates and special offers or exclusive deals with key suppliers throughout the contract life. Ensure all suppliers are re-contracted as appropriate within set deadlines to ensure a continuity of supply. Instigate, investigate and resolve any supplier related internal issues with cross department colleagues. Be mindful of product development opportunities within areas of control and be prepared to champion new product developments internally.Purchasing Manager Requirements Experience of working in travel / tourism. Experienced in contracting or account management. Excellent communication, influencing and interpersonal skills. Astute commercial awareness. Ability to apply a global view whilst maintaining local focus Strong negotiation and communication skills. Ability to work under pressure and to meet tight deadlines. Self motivated / self starter and team spirited. Strong inter departmental and networking skills.This position would suit a Contracts/Purchasing/Product Executive looking for a career step up. Please send your CV to (url removed) Don't keep a good thing to yourself We grow our business through referrals, so please don't keep us to yourself. If you think we're doing a good job and know of someone who would benefit from our services, please pass on their name and number to me and I promise we will follow it up. Many thanks. C&M Executive Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all candidates. For more opportunities, please visit
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  • Job Reference: 707255389-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: C&M Travel Recruitment
    C&M Travel Recruitment
  • Location: Sussex
  • Salary: £32,000 to £38,000
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Permanent