Our Reference: J63941
Job Terms: Salaried
Job Category: Automotive
Expleo currently have an opportunity for a Buyer to support the Procurement team of a large manufacturer of transmission systems, by providing them with an effective and cost-efficient purchasing service. This will involve directly managing and developing the supplier base, whilst ensuring there is the correct balance of quality, price and availability to enable our client to continue to develop their automotive engineering and manufacturing capabilities.
- Establish and develop strong supplier relationships which will include regular negotiation on cost, quality and service provided
- Support internal manufacturing capabilities by sourcing a wide range of commodities and liaising with project managers on order status
- Support the company's cost-down strategy and raise purchase orders using the ERP system
- Purchasing of the required raw materials in line with the company's manufacturing and quality standards
Experience & Knowledge
- Educated to HND or equivalent
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel, Word & Powerpoint
- Knowledge of systems such as ERP / MRP and Microsoft Projects
- Experience in either a Motorsport, Automotive or Mechanical Engineering field
- Purchasing experience and the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
Contact Lisa on 01903 276761 or email an updated CV to email@example.com.