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Crewe, Cheshire | Ref: BBBH18979

£25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum

£25,000 - £30,000

Role Profile

Cast UK are looking to recruit a talented Buyer for a growing manufacturing business based near Crewe.

This is a cradle to grave purchasing role and key responsibilities include:

  • Managing end to end purchasing process for a defined category spend area (raw materials and components for production)
  • Raising purchase orders and expediting deliveries
  • Sourcing new suppliers and agreeing commercial terms
  • Putting long term supply agreements in place to maximise the spend under contract
  • Delivering cost savings to the business

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • A minimum of 2 years' purchasing experience in an engineering or manufacturing environment
  • Track record of managing purchasing requirements to support Production
  • Strong negotiation skills, ideally with experience of negotiating contracts
  • Proven commercial acumen
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • CIPS (or willingness to work towards)


Our client is a growing manufacturing business based in Crewe with a procurement team that is looking to add value and contribute to wider business objectives. This role represents a fantastic opportunity for a Buyer who is looking to further develop their procurement career within a well respected organisation.


£25,000 - £30,000

About Cast UK

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Business Change & Transformation, HR, Procurement, Buying, 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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