Category Buyer

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Manchester, Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH12527

£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum

Category Buyer
£35,000 - £40,000

Role Profile

Cast UK are looking to recruit a talented Buyer for a global manufacturing business in the Manchester area.

Key responsibilities to this strategic Procurement role include:

  • Developing and implementing effective procurement sourcing strategies for key spend areas
  • Developing and maintaining value adding supplier relationships
  • Delivering cost savings to the business through strategic sourcing and negotiation
  • Representing and promoting Procurement to other internal stakeholders and teams

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience in engineering or manufacturing sectors, such as Automotive or Aerospace
  • Significant procurement experience, including strategic sourcing, tender management and contract negotiation
  • Strong negotiation skills and commercial acumen
  • Proven track record in delivering cost savings and supply chain efficiencies


Global manufacturing business with a site in Manchester


£35,000 - £40,000

About Cast UK

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, 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 and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit

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