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Buyer - Contract - Cowley, Oxfordshire Up to £25.00 per hour

Job reference:
£20.00 - £25.00 per hour
Job type:
Purchasing and Supply Chain

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Buyer - Oxford - Contract up to £25.00 per hour

Buyer - Contract required by leading automotive OEM based Oxfordshire. Exciting opportunity to be part of global procurement team, based at the company's state-of-the-art facility in Oxfordshire. Are you a procurement professional looking for your next assignment or an opportunity to be part of a dynamic procurement team?

The Role:

As Buyer you will be responsible for procuring a number of outsourced services for a large, multi-site, complex manufacturing environment.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing requirements from internal customers, monitoring correct use of paperwork by internal customers, reinforcing adherence to the correct purchasing processes.
  • Negotiating with suppliers, setting up contracts with support from the legal department.
  • Maintaining accurate price records and issuing pricing orders.
  • Working on team tasks such as process improvements, team workshops.
  • Play an instrumental role in enabling the function to achieve its business objectives, through meeting or ideally exceeding defined objectives.

The Person:

  • Educated to Degree level and a full member of CIPS, or at least working towards this.
    * Previous Procurement experience is desirable.
    * Demonstrable ability to prioritise tasks and have effective time management and analytical skills.
    * Good communication and interpersonal skills.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious procurement professional to join a dynamic, global procurement team.

Interested? Please forward your latest CV immediately.