Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain are currently working with a major rail manufacturing business with a global presence, headquartered in the UK. My client is a leading provider into rail, at the forefront of their industry and are looking to appoint an experienced Buyer to add value across key category areas. The position will be based at their high spec operation in South Yorkshire, playing a key role as part of a highly motivated team, achieving significant results through strategic procurement, and driving business excellence. My client is looking for highly ambitious Buyer with experience in working within technical engineering and manufacturing environments. We are looking for a dynamic, forward-thinking professional who demonstrates excellent commercial acumen and the ability to consistently identify cost-down opportunities. You will be a strong negotiator with an outgoing personality in order to build supplier relationships. It is critical to have good numerical skills in this role as you will be expected to manage your own spend and category development. Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain would be keen to speak with candidates with the following skills and experiences: Ideally, CIPS qualified or Degree educated Minimum 3 years of Procurement experience within the engineering & manufacturing sector Experience of MRP and Excel Excellent supplier management skills Ability to demonstrate significant cost savings Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain is a specialist division of Elevation Recruitment Group focusing on purchasing, sourcing, and full supply chain control and management positions in Yorkshire and surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would like to hear from you.