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Purchasing Manager


  • Challenging and varied role
  • Solid purchasing and/or logistics management experience essential
  • Career opportunities within a growing company

Background

New Zealand market leaders for Construction Equipment, Diesel Engines, Transmissions, Generator sets, Oil and Filtration products, TransDiesel represent a number of leading global brands, the principle being Volvo Construction Equipment. Our reputation is based on providing the best sales and service back up to our customers.

TransDiesel people love what they do. We have a positive and energetic attitude and are highly motivated to actually do what we say.
We are smart problem solvers, meeting our customers’ high expectations and are ready to support others in the team to achieve their goals.
We're committed to creating a world class sales and service organisation and we are always interested in hearing from like-minded people who want to be a part of our future.

An exciting opportunity has become available in our Christchurch Head Office managing the Purchasing Team.  The successful candidate will have overall responsibility for the leadership and management of all purchasing, forecasting functions.

As Health and Safety is paramount in this industry you will be up to speed with practices and be able to demonstrate this in your work habits.  This knowledge will help you to promote the company image in a professional manner as well as provide first class customer service.

You will have the ability to manage a team of direct reports through your strong leadership skills, and be responsible for managing and developing all Purchasing and Logistics functions at Group level in order to meet business needs.

The successful candidate will need to be pragmatic in their leadership, with the ability to establish strong relationships with a variety of stakeholders with complex and varied requirements.  You will have the ability to positively influence across the organisation, be able to perform under pressure and handle the work load in a professional manner whilst looking for continues improvement opportunities. You will be demonstrate a commercial acumen and have knowledge within a similar industry preferably equipment  and consumables.

Apply now or email whitney.bennett@transdiesel.co.nz for a full Position Description.

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