Are you an experienced Buyer? Do you have experience of procurement within the automotive sector? How would you like to join the procurement team of a leading automotive organisation based in Warwickshire? If so, please read on, this could be a perfect role for you.
As Buyer you will develop and maintain commodity strategies to ensure business aims are met. You will evaluate cost data and quotations and identify cost saving opportunities. You will negotiate with suppliers and manage their performance. You will work cross functionally and provide best practice advice from a procurement perspective. You will also identify supplier risk and promote excellent supplier relationships.
In order to carry out this role, you will need the following skills and experience:
- Previous procurement experience within the automotive industry
- Strong analytical skills
- Excellent time management and prioritisation skills
- Strong communication skills
- CIPS Qualified, or working towards
- A full driving license as you may be required to travel
In return the successful Buyer will receive a salary of circa £38,000 plus benefits as well as the opportunity to work for a procurement department where there is huge opportunity for development. If you meet the above criteria, please do not hesitate to apply.