Programme Buyer - 35142

  • Location

    Gaydon, Warwickshire

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  • Salary:

    £15.00 - £30.57 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jessica Williams

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    5 months

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Programme Buyer - 35142
Paying up to £30.57 per hour
5.5 month contract

An opportunity has arisen for a Programme Buyer with experience of high level admin support to provide assistance to a growing and busy department for a period of circa 5.5 months. The role is temporary and paying up to £30.57 ltd co, per hour.

What you will be doing:

  • Facilitate and support the interface between the Global Purchasing Team and a range of functional areas
  • Represent the purchasing function at weekly programme meetings
  • Create and drive sourcing plans through close working with Global Purchasing Teams
  • Supporting the organisation and coordination of cross-functional cost events
  • Identify potential roadblocks and devise effective strategies to overcome these, through cooperation and influence at all levels
  • Management of the final commercial status of New Model Programme
  • Support process development and improvement projects

Candidate profile:

  • Degree qualified
  • Purchasing experience/knowledge ideally within an engineering or manufacturing environment
  • Experience of managing complex projects
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to interact at personal levels with Senior Management
  • Ability to manage work load and drive positive results
  • Pedantic attention to detail in all aspects of work
  • Demonstrate a positive, proactive and supportive set of behavioural/personality traits
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet demanding timescales
  • Excellent MS Office skills (Intermediate to Advance user in Excel and Word)

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