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  • Job reference: RMS0127200

Senior Buyer - New Model Programme - 24594

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 09/07/2013
  • 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:
New Model Programme Buyer

Co-ordinate internal programme & external supplier events
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 in a timely manner
Support capacity planning activity

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Excel & Microsoft Office skills; MS Access 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
Purchasing experience (preferably in Automotive)
Project coordination and organisation
A-Level HNC / HND

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Experience with Company Purchasing systems
Degree level
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