Senior Project Buyer

Premier Engineering
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Senior Project Buyer

Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per annum

Type: Permanent

Location: Near Luton

My client is a leading provider of display, fixture and VM markets. They are seeking an experienced Senior Project Buyer to join their dynamic team based near to Luton as they continue to lead innovation within their industry.

The Senior Project Buyer will ideally have the following attributes:

* Experience of working in a similar Buyer role within a Manufacturing environment
* Knowledge of Metal Fabrication, Joinery and Plastics
* Strong communication skills with the ability to adapt to change
* Ability to read Technical drawings
* Identify processes required to manufacture parts effectively and economically
* Have excellent communication skills
* Experience of managing both domestic and over-seas suppliers, Particularly the Far Eastern supply market

The Senior Project Buyer role will involve:

* Managing new enquiries and repeat projects including prototyping, selecting suppliers, evaluating total cost of acquisition, negotiation, production/manufacturing and logistics.
* Understand technical drawings, and translate these into a costing documents.
* Effectively manage budget of purchasing process ensuring that contracted costs are met and delivered, to work with Supply Chain and suppliers to maintain best price.
* Source, evaluate, recommend and develop potential suppliers.
* Following design conception through to completion and delivery.

Benefits Package:

* Private Healthcare
* Performance based bonus

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