Purchasing Manager

£26000 - £30000

Our client is seeking to appoint an experienced Purchasing Manager to join their small team! This is fantastic opportunity to join a busy, independent organisation where you will enjoy a varied role and have exceptional communication skills!

Location: Nottingham

Salary: £26,000 - £30,000 per annum

Hours: Full time, Mon - Fri


  • Material Planning
  • Production Planning / Control
  • Inventory Management / Bills of Materials
  • Supplier Scheduling
  • Demand Planning
  • Data Reporting, Interpretation and Trending (Excel)
  • Sending purchase orders to suppliers & following up to update on lead times
  • Updating bespoke front office system for all purchases, including booking in of stock & allocation to customers’ orders
  • Overseeing all paperwork & ensuring procedures are adhered to for all purchases
  • Responsible for reconciling stock & performing stock takes
  • Updating other areas of the business on the purchase status of orders


  • Experience in a similar role is essential
  • Must have a good level of excel skills
  • Good communicator
  • Good knowledge of purchasing/front office integrated IT systems