Buyer

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North Yorkshire | Ref: BBBH16468

£25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum


Senior Buyer
North Yorkshire
£25,000 - £40,000

Role Profile
A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join a leading manufacturer of automotive vehicles based in North Yorkshire as a buyer.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Negotiating pricing and commercial terms with UK suppliers
  • Sourcing both direct and indirect materials
  • Expediting deliveries to ensure OTIF
  • Managing ongoing supplier performance
  • Delivering savings and supply chain efficiencies through strategic procurement
  • Maximising quality and minimising costs



Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Min. 3 years' procurement experience in a previous Buyer role
  • Proven negotiation skills and commercial acumen
  • Technical engineering knowledge
  • Maintaining strong supplier relationships with good communication skills



The following may also prove to be an advantage:

  • Previous experience in a fast paced manufacturing or engineering environment, preferably automotive
  • Ability to teach/manage a small team but also being able to work within a team
  • Engineering qualifications
  • MCIPS or CIPS qualified



Client

Our client is a leading automotive manufacturing business based in North Yorkshire. The company is wanting to bring on a procurement expert who can bring their technical engineering knowledge.

Remuneration

£25,000 - £40,000

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