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2 months ago

Ref: BBBH34106

Strategic Buyer - Electrical Components

Skelmersdale, Lancashire

£45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits


Strategic Buyer - Electrical Components
£45,000 - £50,000

Are you a strategic procurement professional with experience managing technical / engineering spend within a Manufacturing environment?

This is a fantastic opportunity to gain invaluable experience with a leading manufacturing business, with full commercial responsibility for high level spend on Electrical Components.

What will the role involve?

  • Developing and implementing procurement strategies for electrical components
  • Tendering, contract negotiation and contract management
  • Managing supplier relationships and driving improvements in supplier performance
  • Delivering savings and supply chain efficiencies
  • Supporting NPI process for new products
  • Identifying new suppliers to maximise quality and minimise costs

You will ideally have…

  • Proven Procurement experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Previous experience of buying electrical components (or other engineered components for Production)
  • Honed negotiation skills and commercial acumen
  • Strong influencing ability with demonstrable experience of stakeholder engagement across a range of stakeholder groups
  • CIPS qualification

If this sounds like a good fit, then we would love to hear from you!

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