Technical Buyer

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Technical Buyer, Coventry, Automotive Research and Development Business. Competitive Salary. Role would suit a Technical Buyer with previous experience within manufacturing, engineering, automotive or defence. Responsibility for the end to end supply and control of materials to ensure best price and delivery to support production schedules.

Competitive salary depending on experience

This Technical Buyer job will suit:
• A Technical Buyer with previous experience within manufacturing, engineering, automotive or defence.
• You are likely to hold and Engineering qualification. This person will need the ability to read / understand / source from technical drawings.
• Strong IT skills - especially with Microsoft packages.
• Driving licence will be required.

The jobs working environment, opportunities and rewards:
• Really interesting working environment, the company are an established, global and rapidly growing engineering technology business working on cutting edge research and development projects for the automotive, off-highway, defence and passenger transportation markets.
• Competitive salary depending on experience.

The job will involve:
• Responsibility for the end to end supply and control of materials to ensure best price and delivery to support production schedules.
• Provide technical and commercial assistance to the Purchasing and Engineering functions to develop manufacturing process and improve product knowledge
• Apply any sourcing policy, interface between suppliers and the business in regards to specification and budgets
• Negotiate and engage with stakeholders and suppliers regarding new projects and advise of impact of change on purchasing and production activities
• Lead negotiations to achieve business objectives and strategic direction
• Manage costs and work directly with suppliers to improve processing times

Reference: CF-EPR171313-CV

This job is commutable from Coventry, Nuneaton, Hinckley, Leicester, Rugby, Tamworth, Coalville, Solihull, Warwick