As the Buyer you’ll be working closely alongside an experienced purchasing manager and experienced team with sourcing and managing current engineering suppliers. The company are an award-winning Automotive manufacturing business so you can expect the commodities to be engineering related and technical services.
What’s on offer;
A modern working environment is a given in this business, their products are high end with some latest technology offerings, so their workshop and office environment reflect this. The MD is a true example of their culture as he doesn’t sit back in his ivory tower, quite the opposite, he is hands on helping and encouraging the team get results with his practical approach to problem solving, and he started on the shop floor, how many companies can say that? The purchasing team are a very friendly group and are going to be very pleased of the extra support.
The soft skills required should include a methodical work ethic, excellent inter-personal and communication skills. You’ll need to be comfortable using an ERP/MRP systems and have prior purchasing experience, ideally from a engineering/manufacturing environment but others would be transferable.
So, to recap, you are commercially savvy, have previous buying experience and have excellent interpersonal skills, if this sounds like you then we would like to hear from you.
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