Senior Buyer - 35413

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    Warwickshire, England

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    £26 - £26.35 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rachel Meacham

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Senior Buyer - 35413 - up to £26.35 per hour

Location - Warwick University

Position Description:

Reporting to the Regional Purchasing Manager this role will see you have responsibility for managing the external supply chain from suppliers.

You will support the Global Commodity Leaders and Global Strategic Buyers in the development and execution of commodity strategies and the Global sourcing activity through the Global Sourcing Process (GSP).

Responsible for all post sourcing and contract management activities for designated commodities and suppliers within your region. You will develop and execute key performance indicators across the designated regional suppliers, engaging with stakeholders and specialists within the Purchasing Function as required, ensuring supplier performance to meet QCDMT requirements.

This role is also a pivotal role for interface with other key functions and acts as a core conduit for true cross functional working across Production Purchasing, MP&L, STA, Product Engineering, Cost Engineering and Manufacturing.

Skills Required:

3 Key Skills Required:

  • "Direct" Purchasing/procurement experience
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Negotiation/Influencing skills

Experience Required:

Senior Buyer level. Experience within Automotive preferred

Education Required:

MCIPS preferred.

Additional Information:

End Date 31st October 2018

To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.

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