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Staffordshire | Ref: BBBH31702

£40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits

Role Title



£40,000 - £45,000 + Benefits

Role Profile

Cast UK are working with a manufacturing business in the Staffordshire area who are looking to recruit an experienced Buyer to manage direct material spend.

Key responsibilities of this Buyer role will include:

  • Tender management
  • Supplier evaluation and selection
  • Negotiation of price and contractual terms with supplier base
  • Develop and implement appropriate sourcing strategies for category spend
  • Deliver cost savings, improvements and minimise risk

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • Previous procurement experience including strategic sourcing, tender management and contract negotiation
  • Experience as a Buyer within a Manufacturing or Engineering environment
  • Strong negotiation skills and commercial acumen
  • Proven track record in delivering cost savings and supply chain efficiencies

The following would also be advantageous:

  • Experience within fast paced manufacturing
  • MCIPS or part CIPS qualification

Client information

Manufacturing business in the Staffordshire area


£40,000 - £45,000 + Benefits

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