Engineering Purchasing & Planning Manager

Distribution, Manufacturing / Production, Procurement / Purchasing
£ 35,000 to £ 38,000 per annum
Contract Type:

An excellent opportunity to join a well known manufacturer who is seeking an Engineering Planning Manager to manage a team, stores stock, job planning, and purchasing functions and connect all sections of the department to create a fully functional system to support the Engineering Department


To be accountable for all stock, non-stock & contract requirements which should be managed in line with the agreed engineering procurement procedures

The monitoring and measuring of supplier service levels, providing detailed metrics to relevant personnel & functions in a timely manner and engage in regular reviews of supplier service level performance using KPI’s generated from the systemTo lead at site level and to work with central/regional procurement in order to ensure all agreed strategies & initiatives are enforced and compliance recordedDirect reports to supply KPI’s for the engineering stores & procurement function; to pursue improvements & cost savings via the analysis of such informationTo report and advise on the Engineering Budget Spend and fully Liaise with Finance department in connection with all financial tracking for the engineering departmentTo be accountable for compliance to planned preventive maintenance schedulesTo be accountable for weekly success rate of 100% priority 1’sIndividual craftsmen weekly job completion of 100%Statutory Inspection compliance via Planned Maintenance System



The ideal candidate will have a background in managing stock, procurement and job allocation for a manufacturing-based engineering department. Strong analytical and problem skills are also required.

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