Production and Procurement Manager - Milton Keynes
Key words: Procurement Manager, Production Manager, Construction Manager, Planning Manager, Manufacturing Manager.
My client is an Innovative engineering company, UK based manufacturing a wide range of Pile Driving machinery and equipment. Products include Impact Piling hammers, Excavator Mounted Vibratory hammers plus a wide range of accessories and additional products associated with the foundation, and construction sectors which are also supplied and hired to the Oil and Gas off-shore subsea market sector.
As a production manager, you'll be involved in the planning, coordination and control of manufacturing processes. You'll make sure goods and services are produced be responsible for sourcing materials, equipment, goods and services and managing vendors. Managing the work load and output of the machine shop producing parts for both new build production machines and the ongoing quantity of parts for the spares after market. Be able to perform strategic procurement activities across multiple categories of spend, including new plant and machinery, steel material stock for production and outsourced bought in items for production for small batch runs.
Proven working experience as operations manager in an engineering field.
Experience of machine shop processes and workshop planning.
Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management
Working experience of vendor management software
Ability to gather and analyse data and to work with figures
Solid judgement along with decision making skills
Strategic work place review to be part of a future team in implementing new production/accounts IT system therefore knowledge of purchasing and manufacturing
Planning and organisation skills to be able run and monitor the production process
Ability to act decisively and solve staff or equipment-related problems
Capacity to grasp concepts easily
ICT literacy to deal with various technologies and programmes
Attention to detail to ensure high levels of quality
Strong negotiation skills for getting materials within budget at the right time
Ability to work under pressure and motivate others to meet deadlines
Ability to work in a logical, systematic manner.
Additional Resources are an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.
£35000 - £42000 Per Annum
Procurement Manager, Production Manager