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Strategic Buyer

Job Title: Strategic Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancashire, England
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Stakeholder Pension
Reference: BBBH10617_1541153863
Contact Name: Jacob Golding
Contact Email: jacob@emp-sol.com
Job Published: November 02, 2018 10:17

Job Description

Strategic Buyer - Manufacturing/Engineering (EU travel)

Do you have long term experience within Strategic Procurement, Purchasing or Buying?

Knowledge of Manufacturing & Engineering?

We have an opportunity to join a large global Manufacturer of specialist machinery as a Strategic Buyer to work closely with the Group Purchasing Coordinator (based in Germany) to be co-responsible for the implementation of the companies Procurement Strategy.

You will provide group-wide support for the optimisation of procurement and supplier development.

You will support Lead Buyers and Project Teams to implement defined strategies and ensure overall goals are met.

You will monitor compliance of Group Purchasing with company group goals.

You will support the implementation and preparation of supplier forecasts based on rolling sales forecasts.

This position will allow you to travel Europe regularly and become an integral member of the company.

Skills and Experience:

Degree in relevant discipline (Engineering, Manufacturing, Economics, Procurement).

Long term experience in Strategic Procurement, Strategic Planning, Purchasing, Project Management.

Proficiency in a second language is desirable but not essential (German, Italian, Slovak).

Location - Lancashire (Mon - Fri) + 30%-50% Travel to EU countries (mainly Germany)
Salary - £40k - £50k (dependent on experience) + Benefits
Permanent - Full Time

Feel free to contact Jacob on 0161 839 5353 or Jacob@emp-sol.com

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