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General Manager - Supply Chain

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Location: Kingston Upon Hull, England
Salary:£45,000 to £65,000 Per Annum
Duration: Permanent
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General Manger for Supply Chain: Valves Business

Must have experience of purchasing of castings and machining with an annual budget of excess of £5million


Executes and develops objectives, processes, plans and programs

  • Lead implementation of supply management strategy, guidelines and processes and ensure compliance to these in operational purchasing in business unit


  • Tactical: specify new products, processes, standards based on organisation strategy or set short -to mid - term operational plans

Main Responsibilities:

1.Lead and coach a team of operational purchasers to cover the whole Valves product portfolio.

  • Overall responsibility for the sourcing and purchase of all goods and services required throughout the organisation

  • 3.Solve complex or continual - delivery problems when escalated from operational purchasers.

    4.Oversee and control in-bound logistics including controlling, monitoring, and reporting of inventory levels (if relevant for business unit).

    5.Ensure optimal inventory turnover that minimises material shortage downtime together with operational purchasers.

    6.Establishment and fostering of supplier relationships to develop and ensure a total least cost supply of the goods and services.

    7.Participate in developing and ensuring implementation of and compliance to business unit supply management, strategy, guidelines and processes.

  • To travel and meet with key suppliers when required, as well as travel to each Valve manufacturing site and maintain the proper management of each purchasing team and vendors.

  • 9.Ensure that annual scoring targets and objectives are met.

    10.Gather, consolidate and monitor spend data.

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