Consilium Recruit
£ 250 - £ 300 p/d
13 Sep 2017
28 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A globally recognised automotive OEM brand are seeking an experienced Automotive Buyer to support the purchasing team sourcing adhesives and fixings (prit bads, Velcro, Tape). Contract position for up to 6 months.

Commutable from: Coventry, Leicester, Birmingham, Leamington Spa, Rugby, Northampton

Salary: £ 250 - £ 300 p/d

Suitable for: Buyer, Purchasing Manager, Purchasing Specialist, Procurement Manager

The Role

You will be responsible assisting the engineering team in the identification of suppliers available for sourcing components in adhesives and fixings.
You will manage requests for quotations (RFQ) for new and existing production commodities to include review, analyses and clarification of quote packages.
You will work closely with the Supply Chain and Supplier Quality teams to control costs and Quality measures through effective negotiations, market tests, make/buy proposals and process changes.
You will support the building of relationships with existing and new suppliers and support the implementation of commodity strategies at the plant.

The Person

You will be an experienced Buyer with a proven record within automotive manufacturing purchasing.
You will have qualifications related to your field and experience of purchasing or material planning software.
Previous experience supporting NPI campaigns within the automotive sector is highly valued in addition to proven cost negotiation and supplier management experience.

To apply, please contact Kelly Snelling with a current CV via email at ***************************************

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