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  • Job reference: RMS0213880

Buyer

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Crewe, Cheshire
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 16/07/2019
  • Duration: 31/12/2019 extension possible
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The Role:
Our client is seeking Automotive Buyers to join the Purchasing department. The Purchasing department is a dynamic and challenging environment who's fast pace gives people the opportunity to experience a variety of demanding situations.

Key responsibilities include:
* Provide strategic supplier selection
* Identifying and contributing to cost saving opportunities and business transformation activities
* Supporting the delivery of new products, by sourcing and providing quality components
* Representing the purchasing department in cross functional meetings and across the group.

The Company:
Is a leading Automotive manufacturer with a reputation for outstanding quality the world over. With demand increasing and an upturn in production, there is a need to bring further skills into the business to deliver on current and future projects.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
The successful candidate will be a Buyer, Procurement Specialist, Senior Buyer, Purchasing Buyer working in a purchasing department and have a relevant degree, also preferably associated to Chartered Institute of Purchase and Supply. Experience of the automotive industry will be advantageous.

* You will demonstrate prior experience of complex contractual negotiations.
* You will be able to demonstrate prior experience in supplier management, supply chain management and negotiation.
* You will demonstrate experience of delivering against challenging commercial targets.
* Your will be resilient and a team player.
* You will be able to build strong relationships and networks

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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