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Purchasing Manager up to £48,000 per annum

Oxford, Oxfordshire

£40000 - £48000 per annum

Permanent (Full time)

Purchasing Manager up to £48,000 per annum Fantastic benefits

A Purchasing Manager is required to work for a world leading, forward thinking University. They are innovative and cutting edge as well as one of Europes most entrepreneurial universities who enable high quality research through a broad range of social, policy and economic impacts.

You will use category management and strategic relationship management techniques to make sure that the University leverages its full potential spend and achieves best value for money.


To develop and implement purchasing strategies

Identify key areas where strategies need formulating

Develop a robust category management approach to your specific sub category

Coordinate and communicate with internal customers ensuring buy in

Identify and select suppliers that support the objectives of your customers

Identify and report on value for money activities

Manage direct reports

Experience required

Educated to degree level and actively studying for CIPS

Proven purchasing experience

Proven record of developing strategic plans for the sub category and evidence of successfully executing those plans

Able to demonstrate value for money

Proven ability to negotiate complex arrangements with suppliers

Able to influence at all levels

For a more detailed job description please contact me as soon as possible on######### or email at #########

Posted 26 days ago

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