Category Buyer

Macildowie Associates
£40,000 per annum
09 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

Procurement/ Purchasing jobs
Category Buyer/ Senior Buyer
Electronics/ Engineering

Are you an electronics buyer looking to move into a senior role? If so, I am working with a leading manufacturer who are looking to expand their procurement team and looking to work with Senior Buyers specialising in electronics.

As Category Buyer, you will be working with a team of professionals supporting the procurement manager with the development and implementation of Global Category Strategies.

> Quality
> Cost
> Innovation
> Delivery

The main bulk of the role will see you working with the category managers and procurement heads. Supporting the implementation of global strategies, controlling spend, sourcing suppliers and working closely with key stakeholders within the company.

Key areas of focus
>Cost reduction
>Supplier relationships
>Stakeholder engagement
>Commercial management


Experience Required
> Electronics purchasing experience
> Purchasing in an engineering and manufacturing experience
> Global sourcing
> Man management

Exposure to Purchasing processes and cost management tools such as;
> Strategy development
> Cost management tools

Per spec
> MCIPS desirable
> Engineering background
> Electronics commodity experience
> Self starter
> Able to deal with conflict

This role comes with a generous package including bonus scheme and 30 + holidays. If you are interested in applying feel free to click below.

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