Purchasing Manager (12 Month Fixed Term)

Hiring By - Biostaffic

 BioPharma

United Kingdom

Job Highlights

Not Disclosed

Associate

Posted 4 months ago
Job details

Syntegon is a global leader in process and packaging technology. With around 5,800 colleagues in nearly 20 countries, the Syntegon Group works on intelligent and sustainable technologies for the pharmaceutical and food industries. Let's contribute together to ensuring that people worldwide are provided with high-quality medications and safely packaged food.

With our global service organization and our comprehensive service portfolio, we contribute sustainably to the profitable growth of our customers. Together, let's help ensure that people around the world are supplied with high-quality medicines and safely packaged foods.

Job Description

Summary (of role and how it fits within organisation):

The Purchasing Manager will lead a team of planners and buyers and improving existing supplier base performance whilst developing new suppliers. This is a 12-month fixed term contract.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Overall responsibility for more than 6m GBP yearly sourcing volume
  • Effectively managing and developing a team of 3 buyers
  • Responsibility for improving supplier performance in relation to on time delivery, quality and pricing
  • Overseeing the evaluation auditing and sourcing of new suppliers
  • Work cross functionally with engineering, project management and manufacturing to foster on time delivery and achieve quality targets
  • Manage the supplier complaint / cost recharging process for faulty parts
  • Develop and deliver cost saving strategies
  • Generation, through early involvement, of material cost estimates for new product developments
  • Contributing to the general improvement of the purchasing related material data in the ERP (country of origin, tariff codes, N10A codes…)
  • Raising the profile of the purchasing department within the organization


Qualifications

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Ability to work collaborative across departments
  • Confident and calm under pressure or in conflict
  • Willingness to challenge status quo and posses a continuous improvement mindset
  • Strong technical background
  • Previous purchasing experience in a manufacturing environment, with previous leadership experience being a plus
  • Excellent Communication, Negotiation and Influencing skills
  • Ability to coach and promote purchasing best practices to the rest of the team
Additional Information

Remuneration & Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays – increasing to 28 after 5 years’ service.
  • Christmas shutdown period (deducted from annual leave entitlement)
  • Pension Scheme with Aviva; ER contribution is 4% EE minimum contribution is 5%
  • Life Assurance 7 x annual salary (Provided by Yu-Life)
  • Simply Health Medical Cashback plan – Level 1 company paid, can increase level of cover and add dependents which is deducted from salary.
  • Group Income protection
  • Cycle to work Scheme (once passed probation)
  • Tech Scheme (once passed probation)
  • Perkbox – platform enabling discounts for various retailers.
  • Bosch/Neff/Siemens; Staff discount for home appliances
  • An excellent opportunity to gain experience within a global company.

This list is not exhaustive and serves only to highlight the main emphases of the position. As the position and company develops, the tasks may expand or change accordingly.

Benefits Offered?

  • No

Bonus Offered?

  • No

Travel Required?

  • No

Location:

  • United Kingdom

Experience:

  • Associate

Global Experience Needed?

  • No

Specialized Experience Needed?

  • No

Apply before:

  • Apr 12, 2024
Company Overview
Syntegon
Syntegon

Current Openings: 0

Syntegon ist Ihr globaler Partner für Verarbeitungs- und Verpackungstechnik in der Pharma- und Lebensmittelindustrie mit Hauptsitz in Waiblingen (Deutschland), 64.000 installierten Maschinen, 150 Jahren Erfahrung und 6.000 Mitarbeitern an 30 Standorten in über 15 Ländern. Wir entwickeln innovative Verarbeitungs- und Verpackungstechnik mit 150 Jahren Erfahrung, Leidenschaft und Zukunftsorientierung für hochwertige und zuverlässige Verpackungslösungen. #CountOnUs: Sichere und reibungslose Abläufe für Ihren langfristigen wirtschaftlichen Erfolg Von der einzelnen Maschine bis hin zu Systemen und Dienstleistungen: mit unseren intelligenten und nachhaltigen Lösungen für ein besseres Leben sind wir perfekt auf Ihre Bedürfnisse eingestellt. #CaringPartnership: Wir sorgen dafür, dass Ihre Maschine perfekt läuft 1.100 Service-Experten auf der ganzen Welt sorgen mit Leidenschaft für maximale Qualität und Zuverlässigkeit. Unser Ziel: Erfolgreiche Lösungen für Sie. #ShapingTheFuture: Unsere Empfehlung für bessere Zahlen: Einsen und Nullen Menschen, Maschinen, optimierte Prozesse und vorausschauende Produktion - alles und jeder ist vernetzt. Von Sensoren über Software bis hin zu datenbasierten Services - unsere vernetzten und selbstlernenden Technologien sind intelligent, ganzheitlich konzipiert und einfach zu bedienen. #ExploreSustainablePackaging: Unser Preis für Nachhaltigkeit: 0 % mehr Kosten. Weniger ist mehr. Wir nutzen unser Know-how, um Sie bei der Umstellung auf umweltfreundlichere Verpackungstechnologien zu unterstützen - ohne den Produktschutz zu gefährden. Impressum: https://www.syntegon.com/de/impressum Datenschutz: https://www.syntegon.com/de/privacy-statement
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