Buyer - Engineering Environment

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    Slough, Berkshire

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    £35000 - £42000 per annum + Company Benefits

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    Alex Froude

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    10 months ago

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Buyer - Engineering Environment

£35,000 - £42,000 - plus benefits

Technical skills: Direct Buyer / Manufacturing / Machines / Components

A global Engineering company working within Aerospace and other safety critical environments require a Direct Buyer who will be responsible for sourcing and purchasing products, components and services inline with the overall Strategic plan.

This Strategic Direct Buyer will be a key interface between Engineering and Supply Chain working with suppliers across multiple sites responsible for sourcing and purchasing. You will have a background in sourcing ideally in a manufacturing environment. Working alongside counterparts in production planning, engineering and quality to ensure products are delivered on time and at an acceptable price.

Skills needed to be considered for this position include:
+ MCIPS and / or Bachelors or master's degree in industrial, mechanical, or electrical engineering.
+ Proven experience in sourcing and purchasing for an Engineering company
+ Understands how to apply Lean Manufacturing techniques to sourcing activities
+ Building relationships with suppliers

This is an exciting opportunity for a Strategic Buyer to work on a variety of projects and advance their career for a forward thinking business.