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  • Location: Farnborough
  • Salary: £20 - 22 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 15 days ago

Job Title: Buyer

Location: Farnborough

Duration: 6 Months rolling contract

Pay rate: c. £22.00 PAYE


The role

Responsibilities include:

  • Managing requirements from internal customers, monitoring correct use of paperwork by internal customers
  • Reinforcing adherence to the correct purchasing processes
  • Negotiating prices and terms with suppliers
  • Maintaining accurate price records and issuing purchase orders
  • Other duties include working on team tasks such as process improvements, team workshops, and team meeting duties.

What we're looking for

Key skills:

  • The role involves considerable work in conjunction with internal customers including those in Germany, so good communication skills are necessary.
  • Prioritisation skills essential and the ability to cope with a large number of internal customers and tasks at once. Targets relate to the achievement of savings results, and meeting processing times.


  • Ideally degree level or equivalent
  • Experience of purchasing in a large or complex manufacturing business is preferable.

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Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.