Senior Accessories Buyer - 33595

Jonathan Lee Recruitment
22.00 GBP Hourly
02 Aug 2017
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type

An opportunity has arisen for a Buyer to provide support to a large international automotive manufacturing organisation based in the Warwickshire area. The opportunity is to last for a minimum of 12 months for an hourly rate of up to GBP27 DOE.

What you will be doing:

  • Manage strategic commodities from concept through to end of production life
  • Lead daily meetings with the customer to provide update on project progress
  • Lead discussions with different areas to define requirement and gather information relevant to project
  • Coordinate with the team to raise orders to suppliers in line with the demand from customer
  • Work with part manufacturers and take appropriate action to resolve any issues which may arise
  • Engage the relevant service providers and ensure that they meet the requirements set
  • Own and update all project documents and issue reports to seniors based on set key performance indicators
  • Build, develop and grow any relationships vital to the success of the project
  • Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested from time to time

Candidate profile:

  • Degree, CIPs and/or experience required
  • A background in purchasing gained ideally in automotive
  • Strong buying and negotiating expertise
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work to tight deadlines
  • Proactive self-starter
  • MS Office skills