Senior Buyer

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Leicester, Leicestershire | Ref: BBBH15347

£35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + competitive benefits

Senior Buyer - Manufacturing
£32,000 - £42,000

Role Profile

There is a fantastic opportunity available for an experienced buyer to join a global automotive manufacturer. Our client is a dynamic and fast moving company who is looking for someone with passion and drive to join their well established procurement team.

Skills and Experience

Our client is looking for a well seasoned procurement professional from an engineering and manufacturing background, preferably with automotive or aerospace experience. You need to be confident, ready to challenge, be flexible in your approach, have great negotiation skills and have strong communication skills. Global travel is a part of this role.

Essential skill requirements:

  • Great communication, negotiation and problem-solving skills
  • Strong supplier management capabilities
  • Solid procurement experience
  • A driven individual with a strong work-ethic

The following may also prove to be an advantage:

  • Qualification in business studies or engineering, or CIPS
  • An automotive or aerospace background
  • Detailed technical sourcing knowledge
  • Strategic awareness


Our client is a leading manufacturing business based in Leicestershire. This is an extremely exciting opportunity to join a global company in an expanding Purchasing team.


£32,000 - £42,000 plus benefits

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