Group Buyer role for world-leading manufacturing company in Staffordshire
Your new company
Hays are currently recruiting a Group Buyer on behalf of an international manufacturing corporation, employing over 10,000 people worldwide.
Your new role
Reporting into the Senior Buyer you will be responsible for delivering the strategic direction of the hydraulics department. You will work in conjunction with the engineering team throughout the new product introduction by spearheading concept competitions and setting up technology reviews. To ensure contract compliance you will apply the company supplier assessment, complete financial health checks and assist the audit process. You will compile the annual budget and set targets for suppliers as well as negotiate Prototype agreements. Also, you will provide support and guidance to members of your team.
What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will have proven experience in a similar role, preferably in an engineering or manufacturing company. You will be personable, with excellent communication skills.
What you'll get in return
On top of a competitive starting salary, 33 days holiday per annum, and pension contribution the successful candidate will be entitled to private medical and dental care, gym memberships, staff discounts, and more.
What you need to do now
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