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Senior Buyer

Job Title: Senior Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheadle, Greater Manchester
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Reference: BBBH12015_1585846475
Contact Name: Jacob Golding
Contact Email: jacob@emp-sol.com
Job Published: April 02, 2020 17:54

Job Description


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