Interim Buyer - Directs / Manufacturing £400 p/d

Recruiter
1st Executive
Location
Surrey
Salary
GBP400 per day +
Posted
02 Oct 2018
Closes
01 Nov 2018
Ref
RK - 11299
Contact
Ricky Kelly
Specialist Area
Buying
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Automotive
Hours
Full Time

Interim Directs Buyer required to join an iconic mechanical manufacturing company based in the Home Counties. You will join a Procurement function with a particular emphasis on supplier development and effective negotiation skills.

You will have the opportunity to join a team responsible for sourcing the best bespoke content, building and developing key long-term supplier relationships whilst providing commercial & programme support for key bespoke products & commissions.

Knowledge, skills & experience:

  • Cross category procurement experience, ideally with experience of delivering Automotive or Aerospace programmes.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead negotiations and support in the development of negotiation strategies for large and complex projects and contracts.
  • Excellent organisational skills, deadline adherence and exceptional attention to accuracy and detail.
  • Ability to understand complex and abstract concepts (legal, technical and/or commercial) and being able to present the information in an informative and simplified manner; such that key decisions can be made quickly and objectively.
  • Ability to play a lead role in contract negotiation, implementation and management.
  • Proven supply chain management and procurement experience, dealing with both small and large value organisations.

Rate: £400 per day
Duration: 6 months
Location: Home Counties
Start Date: ASAP

If you would like to find out more about this exciting opportunity please contact me on 01483 213 302.