An award winning business in the West Midlands are looking for an experienced Buyer to add to their already innovative team.
As part of a global group and with plans for further expansion - this is an exciting time to be part of this particular business.
The right Buyer will have a proven history of managing an international Supply Chain
Location: West Midlands
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum
Reporting to the Finance Manager; the Buyer will be responsible for raw materials, feedstock, supply chain management & manging general consumables, critical spares, capital equipment with experience of contract negotiation.
o Defining & implementing appropriate procurement processes & sourcing strategies for the entire supply chain
o Managing the global feedstock procurement to ensure that the contracts are aligned with to sales targets & growth of the business
o A proven track record in a Procurement/Buyer Role demonstrating cradle to the grave process
o Strategic purchasing experience gained within an Engineering/Manufacturing industry, demonstrating strong stakeholder engagement with the ability to manage supply contracts
o Working with the suppliers to ensure cost down initiatives through Process Improvement
o Control of the purchasing budget to achieve target budget profitability
o Liaison with internal & external stakeholders
o Manging full sourcing process from initial RFQ's through to full tenders & negotiation of supply contracts for goods & services
o The cultural fit; a strong business & commercial acumen. Strong negotiating skills, experience of dealing with supply chains, retaining up to date market knowledge and working across teams to achieve the business plan for profit growth.
In return for your skills you as the Buyer you will be rewarded with a good wage & benefits, the opportunity to be part of a quickly developing business with aspirations of being a Global presence.
This is a young company but is looking for the right candidate to grow with the company, which is moving in an exciting direction.
For the position of Buyer apply online or call Sandeep Dhillon at Technical Network for more information.
At Technical Network we use our relationships to represent Talent and Industry - with our specialist recruitment knowledge connecting the two. We specialise in manufacturing, engineering, scientific, aerospace, automotive and food & drink recruitment, focusing on technical and design roles from Executive positions right through the organisation to maintenance and production staff. We've been around a long time, so we really know our industries and sectors inside out and top to bottom.