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Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester Salary: Competitive
Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing, Defence, Automotive, Steel Type: Permanent
Contact: Jacob Golding


We are working closely with a well-established Defence Manufacturer that have won an extremely large contract worth over £2 bn over the next 10 years and will therefore see significant growth in all departments.

They are currently growing their Supply Chain & Procurement department and looking for a Buyer to join the team on a Permanent basis.

The department covers a range of commodity categories, including Fabrication, Hydraulics, Metalworking, Cutting & Bending, etc.

You will identify suitable suppliers, prepare Request of Proposals (RFP's), liaise with suppliers on technical issues, attend supplier quality visits and more.

You will be proactive in expediting materials to support MRP dates, as well as processing Purchase Orders via the MRP system.

Skills and Experience:

Degree level highly desirable
CIPS Membership essential
Sourcing within Fabrication, Hydraulics, Metalworking highly desirable
4 years+ proven experience in Supply Chain / Procurement.
SAP experience desirable

Location - South Manchester
Salary - Competitive (dependent on experience)
Permanent - Full Time