Senior Programme Buyer

28.00 - 30.00 GBP Hourly + GBP28 - GBP30/hour
07 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
We are currently looking for a Senior Programme Buyer to work for a major automotive organisation based in Warwickshire

Reference No: J
Job Title: Senior Programme Buyer
Experience: Experience in automotive
Location: Warwickshire
Rate: From GBP28.00 to GBP30.00 per Hour Ltd Co.
Hours: 40 Hours Per Week

The Role:
*Senior Programme Buyer
*SVO Purchasing is responsible for providing a value driven global supply network which enables the delivery of Special Vehicles and Accessories.
*The SVO Purchasing team sources all unique Production parts and all Accessories for Company vehicles.
*SVO Purchasing has its own Programmes team which works with the SVO Buyers along with the SVO and Core Stakeholders to deliver SV Branded products across the Brands.
*Reporting to the Programme Purchasing Manager.
*In order to support the SVO Cycle Plan expansion, this role will be responsible for the management of SVO programmes from to VP and ensure that deliverables throughout the programme are met.
*This role requires stakeholder engagement at most senior levels within the company, including Programme teams, COC Programme Purchasing teams, PD, STA and MP&L, and assertiveness to ensure that processes are enforced at all levels.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities
*Management of SVO programme to ensure purchasing deliverables are met.
*Approve PDL and PMXU categorisation of commodities.
*Create and maintain programme tracker via Aps Broker
*Attend PST meetings (Engineering Meetings and report programme status to senior management at LMM and CPAT meetings)
*Liaises with COC Buyers to ensure accuracy of information and successful delivery of Programmes
*Ensure Core GSP evolutions and training is followed in SO
*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
*Coach and Mentor new on-boarding and Graduate intakes
*Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested from time to time
*Manufacturing Person who can work in autonomy.
*Assertive and good communication skills.
*Able to communicate to all levels of management.

Skills Required:
1)Strong project management, business acumen and analytical skills
2)Strong relationship management skills
3)IT skills, excel, word, PowerPoint

Experience Required:
*Experience in automotive desirable but not essential.
*Experience in purchasing and/or programme purchasing

Additional Information:
*40 Hours per week with 3:30pm finish on Fridays
*Recruitment Consultant Daniel Cotton

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