Category Buyer

Recruiter
Joe Halliday Recruitment
Location
Peterlee, County Durham
Salary
£35000 - £45000/annum
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
You will be from an automotive background with a good understanding of materials, you will source and identify suppliers globally for steel and ductile iron castings. 80% of the purchases cover steel and ductile iron castings buying. You will be familiar with automated disamatic casting processes and investment castings: a very challenging opportunity for the right candidate.

Skills/experience

• Have had at least 3 years’ experience in an automotive buyer background and be familiar with ductile iron castings, automated disamatic casting processes and investment castings.

• Have a commercial and/or technical degree with a good understanding of materials.

• Have at least 3 years’ experience of working in a similar role.

• Be computer literate with a very good knowledge in the use of MS-Office, SAP and SRM.

• Have knowledge of purchase methods and tools as well as project management.

Working Hours:

Monday 08:00 to 17:00
Tuesday 08:00 to 16:30
Wednesday 08:00 to 16:30
Thursday 08:00 to 17:00
Friday 08:00 to 14:30

This vacancy is being advertised by Joe Halliday Recruitment who are operating as an employment business