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Procurement and Supply Chain

Materials Planner

competitive

 | Telford

 | Contract

Do you have experience within materials planning? Are you keen to support solutions within the manufacturing sector? If so the following permanent role might be for you… JAM Recruitment are working in partnership with a market leading manufacturing business based in Telford in the search for a Materials Planner to join them on a fixed term contract to cover a maternity leave (circa 8 month) at a time of exciting business change and ambitious plans for growth. Reporting to the Planning Manager, the Materials Planner will support the procurement, planning and stock management of all aluminium to ensure consistent flow into the business to effectively meet demand. You will be responsible for: Assessing material demand in line with the production plan and the finished good stock holding policy Issuing purchase and call off orders accordingly in line with the production plan and metal stock holding targets Reviewing all order confirmations and make amendments where necessary Reviewing all purchase orders and close off when complete Regularly reviewing and expediting future supply communicating any potential shortfalls Ensuring inbound documentation is uploaded timely and efficiently. Reviewing and responding to all forecast amendments where applicable Processing MRP run Monitoring inventory levels against agreed targets Supporting inventory checks to validate inventory accuracy Supporting cost savings initiatives. Implementing new procedures and improvements within the department Supplier performance monitoring Assisting with new product development and requirements thereof Creating regular statistical reports and analysis and update others in the organisation You will have: SAP Knowledge - highly desirable Strong organisational and time management skills. Knowledge of manufacturing processes and supply chain management. Good communication skills, both verbal and written. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and material management systems The package: * You'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) and other benefits including pension, 25 days' annual leave, your birthday off (plus bank holidays). In addition there are other non-tangible benefits including a commitment to training, development and career development.

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Procurement and Supply Chain

Purchasing & Supply Chain Assistant

competitive

 | Telford

 | Permanent

Do you have purchasing or supply chain experience? Are you keen to support solutions within the manufacturing sector? If so the following permanent role might be for you… JAM Recruitment are working in partnership with a market leading manufacturing business based in Telford in the search for a Purchasing & Supply Chain Assistant to join them on a permanent basis at a time of exciting business change and ambitious plans for growth The Purchasing & Supply Chain Assistant will support the Purchasing Manager in all aspects of purchasing for the company. The successful candidate will be responsible for purchasing allocated goods, materials and services to ensure that the company's operational needs are met, considering price, quality and delivery, ensuring continuity of timely supply. You will be responsible for: Supporting the procurement of production & nonproduction materials and services. Demand analysis, purchase order generation and expedition. Supporting with maintaining accurate stock levels in line with company objectives and maintain accurate data. Raising any supply issues with the Purchasing Manager and advising on possible solutions Supplier liaison and management, maintaining clear and timely lines of communication. Supporting tender processes by gathering data, collating quotations and arranging sample trials where applicable. New supplier assessment & set up. Assisting with the development and implementation of a process to evaluate and report on supplier performance. Maintaining & following purchasing processes and procedures. Maintaining purchasing databases and files including contracts, pricing, orders etc and provide reports to internal stakeholders. Supporting SAP purchasing implementation. Supporting cost savings initiatives. Supporting Purchasing & Supply Chain departmental administrational requirements. You will have: Experience in Purchasing/Supply Chain Experience of a fast-paced manufacturing/FMCG environment - highly desirable Intermediate level Microsoft Office Applications Ability to work in a fast- paced environment to tight deadlines Ability to communicate in all formats and at all levels with colleagues, managers and external organisations Strong Organisational skills to prioritise effectively The package: * You'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) and other benefits including pension, 25 days' (plus bank holidays). In addition there are other non-tangible benefits including a commitment to training, development and career development.

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Procurement and Supply Chain

Food Buyer

Negotiable

 | Tameside

 | Permanent

A leading supplier of procurement solutions to a variety of sectors including, but not limited to, the health sector (care homes, NHS etc.), education and hospitality is looking for a Category Manager to join their team based in East Manchester (hybrid working agreement). The business is proud of delivering efficiency, quality and value to their customers. The Role As one of their Category Managers, you'll be responsible for implementing the procurement strategies set by the Head of Procurement and other Directors withinthe organisation whilst managing the supply base and negotiating competitive pricing within your primary categories, which would be Dried and Frozen. You'll To succeed in the role of Category Manager, you'll need experience of a similar purchasing role with significant experience of the food industry / market. Any experience of working with companies such as Brakes and Bidfood would certainly hold you in good stead. The Package As their Category Manager, you'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) plus good pension, 23 days holiday + BH (rising by 1 day every 2 years) and annual salary review. How to apply… If you're interested in being considered for this role please email me your up to date CV via the "apply now" button.

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Procurement and Supply Chain

Category Manager

Negotiable

 | Tameside

 | Permanent

A leading supplier of procurement solutions to a variety of sectors including, but not limited to, the health sector (care homes, NHS etc.), education and hospitality is looking for a Category Manager to join their team based in East Manchester (hybrid working agreement). The business is proud of delivering efficiency, quality and value to their customers. The Role As one of their Category Managers, you'll be responsible for implementing the procurement strategies set by the Head of Procurement and other Directors withinthe organisation whilst managing the supply base and negotiating competitive pricing within your primary categories, which would be Dried and Frozen. You'll To succeed in the role of Category Manager, you'll need experience of a similar purchasing role with significant experience of the food industry / market. Any experience of working with companies such as Brakes and Bidfood would certainly hold you in good stead. The Package As their Category Manager, you'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) plus good pension, 23 days holiday + BH (rising by 1 day every 2 years) and annual salary review. How to apply… If you're interested in being considered for this role please email me your up to date CV via the "apply now" button.

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Defence & Aerospace

Procurement Leader

Up to £45.50 per hour

 | Barrow-in-Furness District

 | Contract

Procurement Leader Barrow in Furness Based (Mainly remote) £45.50 an hour Umbrella Inside IR35 6 Month Contract initially. This is a great opportunity to work within one of the UK's leading Defence organisations based In Barrow in Furness. 1-2 days per month on site so mainly remote working. The role holder: - May have some supervisory responsibilities, including managing direct reports, allocating and checking work, formal approval of documents and undertaking Performance Development Reviews in line with company procedures. - Will demonstrate leadership behaviours. - Be seen by internal stakeholders as the primary / initial point of contact for their area of responsibility. Experience required:- - Preferably experience of working in a Procurement environment; and / or - Possess a high standard of Procurement competence in key areas of Sourcing process knowledge, Contracting Skills, Financial Awareness, and Supplier Management. - A good understanding of the Procurement process. - An ability to negotiate complex contract terms (including obtaining support from SME's when appropriate). - A proactive approach to solving problems, leading the wider team to develop and deliver solutions. - A focus on actively contributing to the development of service improvements and efficiencies. - A willingness to participate in working groups aimed at delivering business led solutions. - An understanding of the Delegated Authority process. - An understanding of when matters should be formally escalated for wider awareness and input. - Degree or Equivalent Standard - CIPS or working towards CIPS preferred Fot more information please contact Lauren Morley at JAM Recruitment or click apply.

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Specialisms in Procurement and Supply Chain

  • Buyers 

    • Category Management

    • Import & Export

  • Logistics

      • Procurement/purchasing

        • Production

  • Supply chain

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​Emma Bainbridge

​Emma Bainbridge

Principal Account Manager

I have worked in the recruitment industry for over 15 years, initially supporting employment opportunities within the contract market before moving to specialise within the permanent market. I have worked for JAM for over eight years and here have further indulged my passion for supporting people in their long term and permanent career goals, specialising in technical opportunities within the areas of Aerospace and Defence. I particularly enjoy the challenge and success of working with RPO clients although will gladly turn my hand to any opportunities!Whilst not at work I enjoy the challenge of looking after and entertaining my three young children - life is never boring!

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Victoria Stevenson

Victoria Stevenson

Account Manager

​Account Manager within Supply Chain & Manufacturing, working with leading FMCG businesses to provide recruitment solutions UK wide across operational management roles. Interested in Diversity & Inclusion and helping industries to build diverse teams

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