Buyer - Automotive

Advantage Resourcing
Bermuda Park
£29.4 per hour
30 Aug 2017
18 Sep 2017
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time
Position Description:

This role requires stakeholder engagement at many levels within the business and with external suppliers. The role will be responsible for organising a number of high value and complex commodities, with impact across several key functions of the business. A varied skill set is required due to the diverse nature of the commodities being purchased. The role requires a high level of interaction internally, as well as a continual flow of high level communication with the supply base and overseas Factories. The successful candidate will be responsible for enabling the purchase and supply chain of global production for specified projects through negotiated costs with suppliers and deliver class leading value to the business.

Skills Required:

3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED: 1)Able to manage and execute complex negotiations 2)Strong project management, business acument, stakeholder management and analytical skills 3)Experience in supplier / customer relationship management

Experience Required:

Several years working in a business-to-business commercial role. Understanding of cost drivers in a manufacturing environment Proven awareness of the total business case and end customer value relationship.

Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.