Buyer - Engineering

26000.00 - 31000.00 GBP Annual + GBP26000 - GBP31000/annum
12 Sep 2019
10 Oct 2019
Job Type
Contract Type

Fixed Term Contract - 12 Month - Maternity

Immediate Start

GBP25,000 - GBP30,000 + Benefits


West Midlands

Role Profile

Exciting new opportunity to join this multinational engineering/ manufacturing organisation at their UK headquarters in the West Midlands.

Responsibilities include:

Support an destablished Purchasing Team during a period of Maternity, assisting with portfolio of Sub-contract spends;
Provide administrative support with contract agreements for major sub-contractors
Support major projects including indirect and direct spends, working within a team environment to meet strict deadlines
Support local operational purchasing needs for all manufacturing sites within the UK.
Monitoring plans and KPIs to achieve departmental targets.
Provide accurate timely, budgetary information, reporting cost movement variationSkills & Experience

2-3 years' experience working within an engineering/fast pace manufacturing environment.
Experience of purchasing processes for either indirect services or direct materials,
Understanding of commercial contract terms and conditions.
Possess a thorough knowledge of best practice purchasing techniques.
Self-motivated & possessing good interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with peers both within the UK and Group. Client Information

Leading multinational manufacturing organisation based in Birmingham


GBP25,0000 - GBP30,000 + Benefits

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