Commodity Manager - Manufacturing - 57k (Ballymena)

Job Description

VANRATH are delighted to be assisting one of Northern Ireland's most recognisable manufacturers with the recruitment of a Commodity Manager. Fantastic company to work in, one of the best company cultures in NI and opportunities for progression.

Shifts are held over Monday to Friday (1 Hour Lunch). No weekend working. Permanent position.

This role will be based at the company's Ballymena office.


£53,000 - £57,000 + other Fantastic Additional Benefits (Top Company) & Progression Opportunities


To be responsible for the sourcing, purchasing, and scheduling of all materials within your allocated commodity. Managing a small team, you will be responsible for the whole supply chain from choosing appropriate suppliers through to delivery to support production demands, ensuring an uninterrupted supply at lowest cost and agreed quality.

Responsible for Sourcing / Scheduling / Costing / Supplier Management and General duties

  • Full Job spec available upon request

The Ideal Person

  • Experience in a senior materials role within a manufacturing environment
  • Proven contract preparation
  • Experience in sourcing from best cost countries
  • People management experience
  • Computer literate being proficient in excel
  • Degree preferred but not essential

For further information on this opportunity, or any other jobs in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Jack Groves via Vanrath in the strictest confidence.

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