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Strategic Buyer - Accessories - 34812

  • Location

    Gaydon, Warwickshire

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  • Salary:

    £20 - £27 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jessica Williams

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Automotive Strategy Buyer
Paying up to £27 per hour ltd/umbrella
12 month contract

An opportunity has arisen for a Automotive Strategy Buyer to provide support to a large international automotive manufacturing organisation based in the Warwickshire area. The opportunity is to last for a minimum of 12 months for an hourly rate of up to £27 DOE.

Role responsibilities:

  • Deliver accessory commodity strategies
  • Company and programme targets for cost, quality and technology
  • Supporting supplier relationships
  • Supporting the global sourcing process and the associated targets and timelines, and you will manage suppliers in order to get costs-down for the whole business, using the necessary purchasing techniques at your disposal
  • Lead stakeholder alignment in relation to programme cost targets, programme finance, take rates, volumes and timelines

Ensuring continuous delivery of accessory commodities to the production line and dealers

Candidate profile:

  • Purchasing background is essential
  • Manufacturing or engineering experience would be beneficial
  • Ideally degree qualified
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Project management experience
  • Able to work to tight deadlines
  • Proactive self-starter
  • MS Office skills

If you have any questions about this role please contact Jessica Williams of Jonathan Lee Recruitment