Purchasing Manager - Immediate Start - Craigavon

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity for an experienced Purchasing Manager to join a thriving Food manufacturing company (one of the largest in Ireland, and the most Modern).

Working hours - Mon - Thursday 8:30 - 17:00

Friday 8:30 - 15:45

(Monday - Friday) - Office is based in Craigavon - Permanent role


Fully Negotiable + Additional Fantastic Benefits and Perks


  • The Purchasing Manager is responsible for the safe operation and day to day control of the Purchasing function on the Craigavon site.
  • To develop relationships with other key internal departments eg. Planning, Operations, Commercial and Procurement teams.
  • To work with supply base to initiate and develop optimised ordering arrangements, respecting MOQ, Minimum Stock levels, leadtimes, scheduling of deliveries.
  • To assist in cost saving initiatives.
  • To work closely with the Central Procurement and Operations teams to maximise efficiencies within the company.
  • To identify areas for development within the department and evaluate current working practices and implement KPI's.

The Ideal Person:

  • Experience in similar role
  • Previous experience with ERP systems and Microsoft office
  • Successful track record of project and people management.

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

Brilliant organisation. Chris Haddock is a true gentleman and a pleasure to work with. Anything he said he would do, he did it and more. Would recommend to anyone.

As ever, it has been great to work with the team at Vanrath. I was in touch with a number of people in the firm, each of whom went the extra mile, finding roles tailored to my CV and supporting me throughout.

On this occasion, it was Dan Morgan who secured me my new role. He listened carefully to what i was looking for, encouraged me to push the boundaries and actively managed the interview process from start to finish. He has been a wonderful advocate!

I have secured perfect job position and cannot thank Chanel enough for what she has done, she went above and beyond for me from initial application right through to securing the job, she kept me up to date the whole way. Honestly the best recruiter I have ever worked with, again cannot say thank you enough.

Many thanks to Emma Hall. Emma has been a delight to work with. She has been professional, organised and is an excellent communicator. I am very thankful to Emma for working to obtain a role for me within a new industry. Thank you Emma. Would recommend to anyone. - Many thanks