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Commodity Buyer

  • Location: Leicestershire
  • Salary: Competitive/Negotiable salary + Performance related bonus scheme per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Job title: Commodity Buyer  

Salary: Competive & Negotiable for the right candidate +  Performance based annual bonus

Location: Leicestershire

We are currently recruiting a Commodity Buyer for a very well established ompany in Leicestershire who supply fasteners and components into exciting industries such as Aerospace and Motorsport. This role will be permanently on site. Candidates with experience of buying fastener commodities such as nuts, bolts, screws and pins, will be very well received.

Main duties and responsibilities in this role:

  • Responsible for different commodities
  • Ensure there is always stock available for fast moving items
  • Working to supplier lead times and inventory budget
  • Supplier relationship management – responsible for managing vendor performance
  • Must have good communication skills and feedback to other areas of the business (sales, finance etc)

To be successful in this role, you will have the following:

  • Experienced buyer with Aerospace or Motorsport including buying of fastener commodities such as nuts, bolts, screws, pins etc
  • Good communication skills
  • Be within a commutable distance to Leicestershire site
  • Good eye for detail

In return for your commitment, our client will offer you:

  • Competitive salary / negotiable 
  • Company Pension
  • Annual bonus (based on company performance) payable in October/November
  • 25 days holiday + bank holiday
  • Opportunity to work for a very well established company within Aerospace and Motorsport.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to join a very well established business. If you would like to discuss the Commodity Buyer role in further detail please contact Jade Whitmore on 01384 446133 or email

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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.