Purchasing Manager

Malta  |  up to €45,000 

Our client, a leading international Manufacturing Company, is seeking to recruit a Purchasing Manager. Reporting directly to the CEO, your duties will include;

  • Co-ordinates the smooth running of all purchasing processes to ensure deadlines are met.
  • Co-ordinates with PG/MS Managers to resolve issues and problems regarding availability of parts.
  • Co-ordinates and assists other Managers with the regards to the purchasing of machinery and equipment or applicable critical services.
  • Leads, and co-ordinates with, Purchasing staff to ensure the smooth running of the department and that proper communication is effected with suppliers.
  • Conducts sourcing and negotiates yearly agreements with production and technical suppliers.
  • Authorizes purchase orders as per purchasing procedures.  
  • Ensures that the right quality of parts and materials are supplied.
  • Visits suppliers as needed so as to ensure that their processes and equipment are up to expected standards.
  • Holds meetings with new and current suppliers to discuss new projects, prospective orders and, where applicable, revise relevant business terms .
  • Up-dates CEO with current affairs with regards to purchasing developments.
  • Drafts yearly budgets and discusses with CFO.
  • Updates CFO on a monthly basis of actual to budget expenditure including any foreseeable notable developments.

Skill-sets and Requirements

  • 4-5 years of experience in a Purchasing Function, having experience leading a team
  • Excellent communication skills in English & Maltese
  • Good knowledge of AMS4U / PMF/SAP Microsoft Office Excel – Word.
  • Good leadership qualities.
  • Shrewd and possess excellent negotiation skills

Education & Experience

Degree Level of Education

Job Reference: AS980


  • Primary job focus
    Supply Chain & Warehousing
  • Job type
    Full Time
  • Employment level
    Experienced (3 years +)
  • Employer industry
    Manufacturing
  • Languages
    English, Maltese

Supply Chain, Transport & Warehousing Jobs in Malta involve logistics and transportation of products. Jobs in supply chain, transport & warehousing include logistics, procurement, warehousing, supply planning, air, land and sea freight, route operation, drivers and courier roles.

  • Job Reference
    AS980
  • Date Published
    07/01/2022
  • Status
    Interviewing

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