Strategic Buyer

GBP37819 - GBP45000 per annum +
16 Feb 2018
16 Mar 2018
Jaguar Land Rover Limited
Specialist Area
Buying, Supply chain
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

POSTING END DATE: 02/03/2018

LOCATION: Whitley, Coventry

ADVERTISED SALARY: £37,819 - £45,000

An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world's most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.


Every product. Every process. Every environment. Our vehicles continually set the benchmark for luxury, innovation and performance thanks to our unrivalled commitment to infinite detail. Join us within our Purchasing teams, and you'll be the driving force behind it all.

As a Strategic Buyer, you'll lead continuous improvements in purchasing activities, by supporting the Centre of Excellence initiatives and activities, and sourcing in line with Strategic Category Plan through the Global Sourcing Process to the point of Contract/Purchase Order.

You'll be responsible for internal stakeholder alignment on strategy and sourcing; including key focus on regional inputs and deployment, for their subcategories; in addition to global category strategy development and deployment to deliver company cost and quality targets through sourcing within the Global markets.


With a background in strategic buying, you've effective communication, team working, and personal management skills. Your proven track record of purchasing, means you've excellent data and stakeholder management skills, and are able to present complex information to all levels of the business.

Demonstrable experience of working within professional services would be an advantage alongside your knowledge of RIBA.


Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you'll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.