Strategic Buyer

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Warrington, Cheshire | Ref: BBBH17759

£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum

Strategic Buyer
Warrington
£30,000 - £35,000 plus benefits



Role Profile

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a leading Engineering business based in the Warrington area as a Buyer in their Purchasing team.

In this Buyer role you will be responsible for sourcing mechanical and electrical component parts for the business with a view to adding value across the supply chain and delivering cost downs.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Running competitive tenders
  • Negotiating pricing and contractual terms
  • Drafting and negotiating supply contracts
  • Identifying new suppliers to maximise quality and minimise costs
  • Managing supplier performance
  • Identifying projects to deliver savings and cost downs as well improving quality and process efficiency



Skills and Experience


The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Previous experience as a Buyer within a manufacturing or engineering environment
  • Knowledge of mechanical and electrical component parts
  • Strong negotiation skills and commercial acumen
  • CIPS qualification



Client


Our client is an established business in the North West with a high profile and well known customer base. They are experiencing phenomenal success and in recent times have seen increased market share and year on year growth. They are currently undergoing an exciting period of change which will result in great career opportunities for individuals who show drive and potential.

Remuneration

£30,000 - £35,000 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, such as Junior Buyer to Procurement Director level. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit www.castuk.com.

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