Commodity Buyer opportunity at exclusive automotive manufacturer in the West Midlands
Your new company
Hays are currently recruiting a Buyer on behalf of an exclusive automotive manufacturer based in the West Midlands, employing almost 2000 people worldwide.
Your new role
Reporting into the Senior Buyer you will be responsible for procuring components in line with the company's 'Best Practice' procedures. You will evaluate cost data and quotation analysis in order to drive through savings whilst delivering value for money. You will maintain supplier relationships, negotiate contracts, and ensure high quality and delivery performances are maintained.
What you'll need to succeed
You will either be educated to degree level or working towards a CIPS qualification and have previous experience in a similar role as well as an understanding of strategic procurement. Also, you will have good time management and analytical skills. As the role involves some travel, a full driving licence is essential.
What you'll get in return
A starting salary of circa £35,000 per annum plus bonus. You will also receive a generous benefits package of 26 days holiday plus statutory, private medical cover, and a company discount.
What you need to do now
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