SENIOR BUYER (FABRICATION)
We're 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 Senior Buyer to join the team on a Permanent basis.
You will be responsible for one commodity category, preferably Fabrication, where other team members will look at Hydraulics, Metalworking, Cutting & Bending, etc.
You will manage the transfers of an existing supply chain based overseas to a UK based supply chain consisting of raw materials and sub-contract services.
You will identify suitable suppliers, prepare Request of Proposals (RFP's), liaise with suppliers on technical issues, attend supplier quality visits and more.
Skills and Experience:
Degree level highly desirable
CIPS Membership essential
Sourcing within Fabrication highly desirable
4 years+ proven experience in Supply Chain / Procurement.
SAP experience desirable
Location - South Manchester
Salary - Competitive (dependent on experience)
Permanent - Full Time