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Purchasing Manager


The Purchasing Director manages purchasing in the company in accordance with adopted strategies and ensures fulfillment of the company's objectives from its administrative department. The Purchasing Director therefore sets and supervises the guidelines of the professional team that constitute its purchasing department; studies market trends and products; closes agreements with suppliers; analyses reports to determine ways of reducing department costs; and organises the department by technology. Over the course of a typical working day, the Purchasing Director is required to relate with many professionals and suppliers. He/she must also solve incidences that occur in his/her department, meaning that new situations must be confronted on a daily basis. There are several possible options for this professional figure: Production Purchasing Director, Components Purchasing Director, General Purchasing Director.


  • Produce and directs department purchasing policy.
  • Organise the purchasing area, both in terms of operational and functional aspects, and staff policy. Optimise use of available human resources.
  • Produce and control purchasing area budget and control its execution.
  • Define and establish the supplier policy, dictating requirements to be fullfilled by suppliers in terms of technology, quality, technological skills, delivery capacity and management.
  • Directs and supervise the selection process of potential suppliers.
  • Supervise the correct operation of the assessment parameters for suppliers.
  • Analyse purchasing needs, market trends and identify new opportunities.
  • Establish company procedures and processes for the purchase of materials and products.
  • Introduces continued improvement systems with respect to reducing costs, prices and expenses,rationalisation of procedures and products, globalisation of purchases.
  • Advises on purchasing decisions or the manufacture of certain products.
    Analyses factors that constitute supply costs: cost of the purchase order, cost of transportation, cost of the materials and stock, for the purpose of applying improvement strategies.

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