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Buyer - Upto £40k

The Company:



  • Leading global manufacturer of roller bearings and linear products.

  • Operate in over 50 countries with 70,000 employees worldwide.

  • Excellent reputation in the market place.

  • They are a very successful company, worldwide manufacturer and T/O £12billion Euros worldwide and about £80million in the UK.

  • Opportunities to grow in company and through the business.


The Role:



  • Buying mechanical parts for automotive engines

  • Junior Buyer reporting into you, as well as some indirect reports

  • Buying tooling for grinding, turning, machine spares, metals, rolling elements, coil, packaging etc.

  • Reaching out to new suppliers and negotiating deals

  • Carrying out supplier approvals, as well as quality audits, materials specifications and credit checks

  • A budget of circa £3m to manage

  • Office based role with some occasional trips


The Ideal Person:



  • Proven track record in Buying and Negotiation

  • Minimum of HNC in Engineering, or qualifications in Economics, Business and Market

  • Experience dealing with cost saving initiatives, inventory costs etc

  • Knowledge and experience of supplier portals

  • Experience in Supplier Approval, as well as quality audits, materials specifications and credit checks

  • Someone who is ambitious and keen to progress



Consultant: Tia Uddin


Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.



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