Probe Technical Recruitment
06 Oct 2017
14 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
PROCUREMENT - BUYER STAFFORDSHIRE PERMANENT £35,000+ PENSION + ENHANCED HEALTH PROTECTION + SUPERB PROSPECTS HIGH VOLUME AUTOMOTIVE MANUFACTURING COMPANY - A role has arisen for an experienced Buyer, within a unique International global manufacturing organisation. - They epitomise the very best in modern manufacturing techniques, order books are bulging at the seams. - A Buyer in Procurement is needed to strengthen their Purchasing team and you will given responsibility to manage all aspects of in-direct procurement. - This is a fast paced, dynamic, energetic working environment, where hard work and commitment are highly rewarded. - You will be joining a very friendly team, your long-term prospects being assured DUTIES - You will be the single point of contact for all aspects of Procurement within plant - Purchase consumables, spares and general equipment and contract services - Define indirect procurement strategy - Develop and manage contractual relationships with key suppliers of indirect goods - Interface with local vendors regarding price, availability of products / services - Identification of cost saving opportunities - Analysis of costs - Ensure compliance - Communication of price changes REQUIREMENTS - Ideally you will hold relevant qualifications to support your experience - It is essential that you have direct experience of planning and managing supplier negotiations - To have gained your experience from within a manufacturing environment - Strong MS Office and Excel skills - Confident to develop and use spread sheets - To have the ability to juggle multiple tasks at one time - SAP exposure would be advantageous - Ambitious and hungry for development
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