2 weeks ago

Ref: BBBH35809

Project Buyer - New Product Introduction

Skelmersdale, Lancashire

£25000 - £35000 per annum Excellent Benefits and Career Progression


Project Buyer - New Product Introduction
£25,000 - £35,000, depending on experience

Role Profile

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to develop your Procurement and Project Management skills…?

This is a GREAT chance to join an established manufacturing based in the Skelmersdale area as a Project Buyer looking after New Product Introduction!

We are able to consider candidates who have previous relevant experience, as well as those who demonstrate a strong desire to develop a new career in Procurement, and are willing to take on a fast-paced, challenging role!

If this sounds like a good fit for you, then read on…!

What will the role involve?

  • Coordinating projects relating to new product introduction
  • Balancing time, cost and quality aspects of each NPI project
  • Sourcing components from a global supplier base
  • Negotiating prices and contractual agreements with suppliers and managing supplier performance
  • Planning project timescales to ensure projects are delivered on time and to budget
  • Collaborating with a wide range of stakeholders and cross functional teams

What experience will you ideally bring?

  • Previous procurement experience in a manufacturing or engineering environment
  • Experience in project coordination, or exposure to project management principles
  • Strong negotiation skills and commercial acumen
  • Excellent stakeholder engagement skills
  • Experience working in a multi-cultural environment, such as working wth international suppliers or customers
  • CIPS qualification (or willingness to work towards)


Leading manufacturing business in the Skelmersdale area offering great opportunities for training, development and long term career progression.


£25,000 - £35,000 plus benefits

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Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK or to discuss how we can find talent for your business then please visit www.castuk.com

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