- Full Time
Buyer opportunity at manufacturing company in Telford
Your new company
Hays are currently recruiting a Buyer on behalf of an innovative manufacturing company based in Telford.
Your new role
Reporting into the Commodity Development Supervisor you will be responsible for negotiating with suppliers and reducing costs without compromising on quality. You will monitor market trends, maintain KPIs, and act as the main point of contact between the company and its supplier base. You will also on occasion need to travel around the UK and overseas.
What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will be MCIPS certified, have experience in a similar role within engineering or manufacturing, and have the ability to read complex technical drawings. You will have a proven track record in negotiating with new and existing suppliers, delivering savings, and implementing NPI. You will be highly motivated, with a strong attention to detail, and excellent communication skills. As you will be travelling to different sites around the UK a full driving licence is required.
What you'll get in return
A starting salary of circa £30,000 per annum plus a benefits package of 31 days holiday including statutory, life assurance scheme, healthcare plan, and an on-site subsidised canteen.
What you need to do now
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