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  • Job reference: RMS0115247

Buyer - Aftermarket/Purchasing - 23193

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 29/10/2012
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (05/11/12)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

The Role:
Position Description:
Aftermarket Buyer.
Main responsibilities would include:
- Managing key supplier relationships in regard to aftermarket supply.
- Controlling all expenditure related to Aftermarket including design and development, tooling and piece price.

Skills Required:
- Sound commercial awareness.
- Good level of IT competence in programmes such as SAP, Excel and Word and a high level of numerical and analytical competence are essential.
- Must demonstrate ability to build effective cross functional relationships.

Skills Preferred:
- Good communication skills with the ability to develop excellent influencing and negotiating skills.
- Aptitude to operate effectively within a challenging environment.
- Attention to detail is essential as they will be required to adhere to complex processes.

Experience Required:
- Preferably some Aftermarket Purchasing experience.
- Generic Purchasing experience is also acceptable.
- An understanding of the automotive procurement marketplace.

Education Required:
- Degree preferred.

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