Senior Buyer

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    Chippenham, Wiltshire

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    £35.00 - £40.00 per hour

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    Lisa Osborne

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    almost 2 years ago

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Senior Buyers

Contract Rates: c. £35.00 per hour +


Senior Buyer required by innovative Automotive OEM, an opportunity to work with a dynamic procurement team within an organisation that is challenging the market with its visionary outlook. We are seeking a forward thinking and passionate Senior Buyer with established procurement experience and proven track record of success within direct purchasing.

The role:

As a Senior Buyer you will be required to:

  • Take full responsibility for a range of direct commodities within an NPI Procurement environment throughout the full lifecycle of procurement and production processes.
  • Own supplier process from sourcing, to negotiating, to contractual discussions, to managing and developing the relationships when in situ.
  • Interact with other commodity buyers within the department to ensure a seamless procurement environment is created, enabling project success.

The person:

We are seeking talented procurement professionals, who offer proven experience and a successful track record within a strategic procurement role, ideally within the Automotive industry.

Direct procurement experience / skills across a broad range of commodities. Specific interest in Senior Buyers with experience of interiors, specifically fabrics, leathers, veneers, woods.

Most importantly you will be a Senior Buyer with an evident passion for innovation and the determination / drive to succeed.

In return for your extensive procurement experience and skills, you will be offered:

  • An hourly rate of c.£35.00 per hour +
  • Exposure to one of the most dynamic and influential UK owned technology companies.
  • An opportunity to work for an organisation looking to make a significant impact on the future Automotive market.

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be as soon as. Keen to hear from procurement professionals who have a genuine desire to work within an innovative and forward thinking procurement team. Please forward your latest CV or for further information contact Lisa on 01384 446162.

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