Randstad Inhouse
25000.00 GBP Annual
11 Oct 2019
25 Oct 2019
Contract Type


Are you looking for a role with a leading engineering manufacturer in the Midlands?

Do you have buying experience? Do you want a new challenge in procurement? If yes, please apply today!


  • Weekly Salary
  • 9-month contract
  • Full-time hours Monday to Friday - 37.5
  • Accrue paid holidays - 33 days per annum + Christmas shut down
  • Parking and bike storage
  • Based in Coventry with excellent links to public transport
  • Access to benefits scheme which includes 100's of high street discounts and much more!

Pay rate

GBP25,000 PA

Circa GBP12.50-GBP13 per hour


  • Ensuring the PSL is up to date and all cuurent data is complete
  • Gain information from buyers to update the purchasing intranet page
  • Liaise with Legal Team on any new contracts that need to be signed
  • Upload all new contracts and ensure all are GDPR compliant
  • Deal with SAP on a daily basis to ensure spend analysis is up to data
  • Cleansing SAP data
  • Manage the Industrial commodities including Forklifts, PPE, tooling etc.
  • Conduct Review Meetings with preferred suppliers
  • Record savings in Otto Database
  • Liaise with Specialist Buyers on Global strategies and implement within the UK
  • Deal with stakeholders & customers
  • Deal with any queries or complaint and escalate to the appropriate teams
  • Forecast and monitor OTTO
  • Assist with any OTTO updates
  • Advise other buyers of any gaps
  • Plan team meetings
  • Compile slides for meetings and present these to the CFO
  • Support with any travel or expenses administration



  • SAP skills
  • Demonstrable experience in previous buying role
  • Well developed interpersonal skills (written and verbal)
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Excellent time/project management skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Budgetary and financially aware
  • Fully PC literate - MS Office, Internet and Lotus Notes e-mail

Apply today and our team will contact you within 24 hours!