Accessibility Links
  • Job reference: RMS0146706

Buyer - General - 26937

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Solihull
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 18/05/2015
  • Time left:
    d h m s
This vacancy has now expired.
Send jobs like this to my email    What's this?
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:
New Model Programme Buyer

* Represent purchasing to the programme during launch phase
* Co-ordinate supplier reviews to ensure supplier commitments to quality PSW delivery are met
* Manage programme communications to the wider purchasing team
* Manage appropriate escalation of sourcing, timing and cost issues
* Liaise with off shore team to ensure all purchase orders are placed within tight timelines
Support capacity planning activity

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* Purchasing experience (preferably in Automotive)
* Project coordination
* Excel & Microsoft Office skills (MS Access an advantage)
* SAP knowledge an advantage
* Data analysis
* Ability to work at pace & manage multiple tasks
* Ability to take an objective through to completion self management
* Highly organised
* Ability to prepare, interpret & present data
* Confident telephone manner
* Ability to learn new IT operating systems
* Educated to A-Level or HNC/HND level

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Experience with Purchasing systems
Similar jobs
Diane Jones
Process Improvement Engineer Location Halewood, Merseyside Duration on going Process Improvement Engineer Halewood Long term contract ...
Louise Mellor
Project Coordinator Location West Midlands Duration ongoing The Role: Position Description: Support the delivery of...
Data Scientist (R or Python) Location Kuala Lumpur Duration 1 month The Role: Seeking talented data scientist with software...

Back to Top

By clicking "Save" you consent to
receiving matching jobs based on the
job/page you are viewing by email from
Fircroft, as detailed in our privacy policy
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with our current vacancies and latest company updates via email. Occasionally Fircrofts marketing may contain 3rd party or affiliate information, however we will not share your personal data with any 3rd parties without your consent. From time to time, we might contact you to get your views on the service you have received. To help you get the best out of Fircroft, we may personalise them based on your location and how you use
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with the latest company updates and vacancies via SMS / Text messages
Your consent options above means that Fircroft cannot contact you about any new or alternative career vacancies. If you want Fircroft to only contact you about the role(s) you have applied for please continue, however if you would like to be considered for other positions please allow us to contact you by changing one or more of the above consent.