Support Buyer - 35405

  • Location

    Gaydon, Warwickshire

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    £11 - £11.30 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rachel Meacham

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    5 months

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Support Buyer - 35405 - up to & £11.50/hr

Position Description:

Reporting to the Regional Purchasing Manager this role will see you have accountability for all post sourcing/contracting management activities for designated commodities and suppliers Within your region to ensure JPH (jobs per hour), sequencing, warehousing, inventory and delivery frequency requirements of our manufacturing plants are achieved.

You will support the Global Commodity Leaders and Strategic Buyers in the development and execution of commodity, plant and JIT strategies and develop and execute key performance indicators across the designated regional suppliers.

You will implement purchasing strategies through your relationships with the designated suppliers ensuring that they meet Quality, Delivery, Cost and Responsiveness requirements and manage the designated Commodities and Suppliers in regional ensuring that JLR Technology requirements and manufacturing strategies are being followed.

This role is also a pivotal role for interface with other key functions And act 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:

  • Strong commercial awareness and theoretical business acumen
  • Excellent stakeholder management
  • Excellent IT skills in particular Excel

To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.

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