Engineering Buyer

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Northumberland | Ref: BBBH17237

£28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

£30,000 - £35,000

Role Profile

Our client is a successful Engineering business based in Northumberland. Due to increased business activity the Procurement Team has recently grown in size and they are currently looking to appoint a Buyer in to their established team.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Managing the end to end procurement process from initial requisition through to contract award
  • Issuing RFQs and tenders and analysing supplier bids
  • Negotiating all commercial terms with suppliers and drafting suitable contracts to ensure formal agreements are in place
  • Leading contract management activities and supplier performance reviews throughout the life of the contract
  • Delivering savings and value added through effective procurement and sourcing strategies

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • Proven experience in a procurement role, ideally in an engineering environment
  • Experience in facilities management, site services or mechanical services (maintenance and MRO)
  • Confidence in drafting contracts and agreeing commercial terms
  • Excellent commercial acumen and negotiation skills
  • CIPS qualification


Our client is a successful Engineering business based in Northumberland.


£30,000 - £35,000

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