Procurement & Inventory Manager

Location: South Yorkshire
Salary: £27,000 - £30,000 pa
Reference: SC \ BBBH14365
Type: Permanent
Sector: Purchasing, Professional & Technical Support
Deadline: 16/07/2021

The company

Brewster Partners are working in partnership with a leading UK professional services organisation as they expand their Operations team.

Based in Sheffield, our client is looking for an experienced Procurement & Inventory Manager to oversee the inventory, supplier performance and implement sourcing and procurement strategies across the business. Experience in medical industry is advantageous but not essential.

The job

The Procurement & Inventory Manager will be responsible for supporting with the everyday operations of the business. Taking the lead across the full process, implementing a new IT system to track the full inventory management and supply of goods.

You will have a strong understanding of procurement and negotiation techniques with experience working within a similar role.

Duties & Responsibilities include:

  • Developing cost-efficient procurement strategies
  • Identifying suitable suppliers and vendors
  • Reviewing and negotiating terms with new and existing suppliers
  • Perform risk assessments on existing suppliers and processes in place
  • Approving PO’s and confirming goods and service deliveries
  • Create and develop SOP’s for the procurement and inventory management
  • Control the procurement budget
  • Implement and oversee the IT system for tracking orders, inventory and supply of goods
  • Provide data analysis – strong Microsoft Excel skills are essential
  • Monitor KPI’s and drive service improvements
  • Develop inventory control mechanisms

The person

  • Experience working in procurement, purchasing and/or inventory management
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Understanding of IT systems to implement and create effective inventory management and goods order supply
  • Excellent IT skills – Microsoft Excel is essential
  • Analysing data
  • Confident communicator with excellent team working skills

The benefits

  • Salary up to £30k
  • Free parking onsite
  • Pension scheme
  • Career progression
  • Additional benefits tbc


Sarah Chappell
Associate Client Director
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Procurement & Inventory Manager, Reference: SC \ BBBH14365". Thank you for your interest.