Technical Buyer

4 days left

Location
Nuneaton
Salary
GBP15 - GBP25 per hour +
Posted
22 Sep 2017
Closes
22 Oct 2017
Ref
13860495/001
Contact
Dylan Chattha
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Automotive
Hours
Full Time

The role will see the successful applicant involved in existing engineering and automotive projects. They will also aide in developing new projects in defence and autonomous vehicles

Client Details

The role is with a global provider of pioneering engineering, research and test services to the automotive, defence, aerospace and rail sectors. The organisation work in close collaboration with vehicle manufacturers and suppliers around the world, providing comprehensive support ranging from individual product tests to turnkey engineering design, development and build programmes.

Description

  • Analyse technical drawings and liaise with engineering department
  • Ensure suppliers are compliant in regards to modern slavery and compact minerals.
  • Regularly engage with suppliers on lead times .
  • Be able to effectively negotiate with global suppliers
  • Support both the direct and indirect procurement function
  • Travel within the U.K and overseas
  • obtaining quotations from suppliers ensuring best price and delivery

Profile

  • Experience in manufacturing/engineering/automotive/aerospace or defence sectors desirable
  • Knowledge and understanding of Engineering/Technical drawings
  • Understanding of Sub Contract processes and processing,
  • Awareness of quality procedures and practical application
  • Ability to read, understand, interpret and source from technical drawings is essential,
  • Raise purchase orders for materials and components
  • Ability to assess a supplier capability to supply

Job Offer

Competitive hourly rate