Graduate Buyer

Leicester, Leicestershire | Ref: BBBH15353

£21000 - £28000 per annum + competitive benefits

Graduate Buyer
£21,000 - £28,000

Role Profile

A very exciting opportunity for a recent graduate has arisen with an extremely sought after global manufacturing automotive company based in Leicester. This is a great opportunity for a graduate to start a successful and prosperous career within a well-established company.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the end to end procurement process
  • Sourcing components and raw materials
  • Learning and mastering the art of negotiation and cost reduction
  • Developing and maintaining great supplier relationships, with the potential to meet some of these on international visits

Skills and Experience

  • At least a 2:1 degree in a business, engineering or logistics related degree
  • 1-2 years procurement experience in a manufacturing/engineering environment
  • Great communication and presentation skills
  • The drive to succeed and desire to learn and progress
  • Excellent report writing skills

The following may also prove to be an advantage:

  • Experience or an avid interest in automotive industries
  • CIPS qualification or training towards

Our client is a leading global automotive manufacturing business based in Leicester. This is a fantastic opportunity for a bright, hard-working and dedicated graduate who wants to kick-start their career in procurement with a well-known brand and have the opportunity to really progress and prosper.

£21,000 - £28,000 plus benefits

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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