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  • Job reference: RMS0153550

Senior Buyer - 28151

  • Sector: Commercial
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 02/02/2015
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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:
Purchase interface with manufacturing current car to ensure all suppliers maintain commitments against running changes to models in production. Co-ordinate supplier reviews to ensure supplier commitments to quality PSW delivery are met. Expedite suppliers proactively to meet PSW promise dates Manage programme communications to the wider purchasing team Manage appropriate escalation of sourcing, timing and cost issues

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Excel Intermediate level & Microsoft Office skills, SAP knowledge an advantage Data analysis Quick learner Strong relationship management skills Ability to work at pace & manage multiple tasks Ability to take an objective through to completion self starter/ self management Highly organised Ability to prepare, interpret & present data Confident telephone manner Ability to learn new IT operating systems
Automotive experience preferred but not prerequisite
Degree or equivalent.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Use of Ford legacy DOS based systems

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