Senior Buyer

Gleeson Recruitment Group
£23 - 26 per hour + benefits
14 Oct 2016
25 Oct 2016
Do you want to work for one of the world’s most prestigious luxury automotive OEM's, with a brand name that will enhance your CV? This iconic business is currently looking to enhance its procurement team with the addition of a Senior Buyer to focus on direct commodity/material sourcing activities for key commodities and categories. The successful Senior Buyer will be joining a business that is undergoing significant change within its procurement function. The business operates out of a sleek, modern facility and offers the opportunity to develop your career within a highly sort after brand. As Senior Buyer you will have responsibility for procuring a range of components in line with procedures and ensuring appropriate levels of quality and service are achieved with suppliers. You will have responsibility for developing and maintaining commodity strategies, evaluating cost and quotation data and negotiating with current and potential suppliers. The Senior Buyer will also manage supplier performance, provide purchasing advice to other departments and help to improve processes. You will also identify supplier risk and maintain strong supplier relationships. To be an effective Senior Buyer for this organisation, you will need to be CIPS qualified or working towards this, have previous experience as a Buyer or Senior Buyer within a manufacturing organisation - preferably automotive, along with excellent time management and analytical skills. You will need to have a full driving licence as there may be some elements of travel in the role. If you meet the above criteria and are immediately available or on a short notice period, please do not hesitate to apply. This job was originally posted as

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