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Bramwith Consulting
GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Car Option
Closing date
29 Apr 2024

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Specialist Area
Category management
Job Level
Construction, Engineering / Manufacturing, Manufacturing
Contract Type
Full Time
CIPS Membership
CIPS member, Non CIPS member

Job Details


If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Oskar @

Role & Company Background

An exciting opportunity has arisen to drive growth and deliver value within a greenfield procurement function at a rapidly growing manufacturing distribution business who lead the market in the power solutions field. This industrial distribution firm provide a diverse range of engineering, pneumatics and hydraulics products from 1000s of suppliers across both the UK and mainland Europe.

Following a series of acquisition and the recruitment of talented & visionary leadership team, they seek a Senior Buyer / Procurement Manager to drive commercial benefit and influence shaping the industry landscape in an exciting period of growth.

The successful candidate will possess a strong procurement acumen and ideally have exposure to working within components distribution, spares or an industrial manufacturing / engineering services firm. The Senior Buyer will be tasked with implementing procurement strategies and delivering cost savings across a broad variety of direct spend. This a unique opportunity to become an integral part of both a rapidly upscaling power firm and high growth procurement function. With procurement having previously been sat within supply chain, there is unique opportunity to make tangible impacts and implement instant change.

They are offering a lucrative package of c.£50 - £60k DOA + 15% Bonus & Car Option, based out of their Lancashire head office.

Preferable Experience:

  • Several years of direct procurement experience.
  • Exposure to purchasing MRO, spares, components, engineering services and industrial parts.
  • Experience working within a Distribution firm.
  • Strong stakeholder management, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Possess a growth mindset, ambition and the ability influence.
  • The ability to operate at pace, be proactive and identify issues and problem solve to improve processes.

This is an excellent opportunity to take up a newly created position during an exciting period of transformation. If you have several years of experience in procurement and a strong knowledge of industrial manufacturing & distribution this could be the role for you!

If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Oskar @

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Award-winning recruitment specialist with an exclusive global pool of procurement, operations and supply chain talent.

Working with a wide range of small start-ups through to large FTSE 100 businesses, Bramwith Consulting has established a reputation for excellence, delivery and market knowledge.

Our expert consultants, work on both contingency and retained search mandates with clients, advising and assisting them in hiring niche Procurement staff. Our experienced recruiters have proven track records establishing and developing relationships with clients and candidates alike, allowing us to provide the highest calibre of candidates and job opportunities.

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