Our client is a global manufacturer of a range of highly engineered mechanical and electrical assemblies.
They are currently seeking an ambitious supply chain professional to work as a Sourcing Engineer - it's a hybrid role - you will be based at one of their sites in south Birmingham (25%) / work from home (50%) / visiting suppliers (25%)
Your immediate challenge will be to move and integrate a portfolio of manufactured parts from the EU into the UK whilst maintaining and resourcing suppliers with the mid-term focus on ensuring best value and a robust supply chain on new and existing product.
Action orientated and keen to take ownership of problems you will ensure that day to day operational challenges regarding quality cost and delivery QCD do not escalate.
Candidates will be suitably qualified experienced engineering buyers with a strong purchasing and supply chain background preferably within automotive / rail / aerospace or yellow goods, just as important, however, will be your first-rate communication and negotiation skills, your innovative approach, and the commercial edge you bring.
In return for your commitment salaries in a band from £45 - 49,000 per year plus benefits are available together with excellent career progression opportunities and long-term prospects.
For more information send your CV to Gary Simpson