Purchasing - Procurement Manager

Nuneaton, UK Req #24
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
ClearMotion builds products enabling a next-generation user experience in vehicles. The company’s proactive suspension and seating systems combine software and hardware to mitigate vehicle movement across uneven road surfaces. ClearMotion provides differentiated value for the automotive consumer of today and tomorrow. As transportation evolves to a connected, shared and eventually autonomous world, ClearMotion products will become vital to improving the in-vehicle experience.


Due to our recent expansion we are looking for a Purchasing and Logistics Manager to order supplies and equipment based on the company’s needs, along with the shipping of those supplies to our various locations worldwide. The role reports into the Director of UK Operations.

This is a part-time role, 20 hours a week. Our offices are located on the MIRA Technology Park therefore your own transport would be essential.

Duties and Responsibilities


Managing and executing the end to end purchasing process

Responsible for managing new supplier setup for UK and EU suppliers.

Responsible for negotiation and implementation local contracts

Assisting in the compliance of company purchasing policy and targets

Responsible for the Stock control and Inventory system

Processing approval of supplier invoices

Assist with supplier and customer meetings


Responsible for the end to end logistics of shipping engineering goods internationally (importing and exporting)

Plan, manage and evaluate UK logistic operations


Liaise with workshop staff to ensure all products arrive and leave in good condition

Assist in the creation cost and budgeting analysis

Work with an international, cross function team to implement an ERP system in the latter half of 2021

Required skills

Minimum 5 years’ experience within a purchasing role

Experience with logistics

Excellent written and verbal communicator

Excellent negotiation skills

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

Proficient in Xero would be an advantage

Strong process management

The ability to work autonomously and think on your feet

Excellent time management and organisational skills

Demonstrated attention to detail and ability to multi-task

Enthusiastic, with a can-do attitude


Competitive salary

Company pension scheme

Company health plan

Company life insurance, critical illness and income protection

Daily lunch


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Equal Opportunity

We are an equal opportunity employer; applicants, employees and former employees are protected from employment discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, age, disability, and genetic information (including family medical history), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Nuneaton, UK