Macildowie Associates
14 Apr 2018
21 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Macildowie's procurement recruitment team are pleased to be working with growing business based in Castle Donnington in their search for a Buyer.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business where you can develop your procurement career whilst having responsibility in a buying role where you can literally add value. You will be working in a team of three all at your level and you are encouraged to work together and support each other to ensure the organisation are able to procure goods and services at the best possible value within their industry-leading lean timescales.

The key responsibilities for this role will be:

* Undertaking existing and creative sourcing strategies to procure goods and services

* Negotiating costs, quantities and contracts with suppliers

* Utilising engineering drawings to help determine which parts need to be procured

* Working with key stakeholders in the business at all levels to ensure operations staff know what materials and services are on the way and when

Clearly, this organisation will need a candidate with some prior experience of the above. They are keen to point out that in their eyes, to be successful this role you will need to come to the vetting process with:

* A strong understanding and fondness of engineering processes

* Be able to read/understand basic engineering drawings

* Have experience in a manufacturing procurement environment

* Strong communication skills to engage with your audience

* Negotiation experience and be able to demonstrate successes

This opportunity is a chance to join a successful and growing engineering organisation who are a large contributor to the success of the East Midlands economy. They are keen to attract candidates who are looking to develop their procurement career in a professional and progressive team, who are proud of the partnerships they build with suppliers and customers alike. For the successful candidate my client is paying a generous salary of £25,000 plus benefits.

Please apply without delay to maximise your chances of being selected in the vetting process!

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