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  • Job reference: RMS0138787

Buyer - Software - 25881

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 10/06/2014
  • Time left:
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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:
Purchasing of software for use in production vehicles. Buyer would be responsible for negotiating pricing and licencing terms with software / licence vendors. Introduction of new suppliers to Jaguar Land Rover and ensuring that the supplier understands and operates to JLR production supply requirements. Help to shape the software procurement processes at Jaguar Land Rover.
Skills Required:

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Strong commercial and legal awareness and skills with regards to purchasing software -- Experience of software procurement is essential.
Excellent administration and organisational skills
Team player and strong relationship building skills.
Applicants must be self motivated and able to work unsupervised
Negotiating commercial contracts
Managing supplier relationships Sourcing new suppliers & products.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Education Required:
Degree is preferred but not essential