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Interim Buyer

Interim Buyer

Posted 13 May by Macildowie Associates
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Category - Procurement Jobs/ Group buyer Jobs/ Purchasing Roles
Interim/ Temp

Are you looking for your next contract? We are looking to recruit a Buyer into a global manufacturing company to work on a 12 month contract focusing on contract and MRO buying. As a Buyer you will be working to support the Procurement Manager with negotiations, expediting, sourcing and managing stakeholders.

Key areas of focus
> Supplier Management
> Procurement Strategy
> Cost reduction and cost management

Main Role
> Build relationships with current and potential suppliers
> Procurement of Materials and Commodities
> Work with NPI and Quality Teams
> Managing relationships with key suppliers
> Drive down costs
> Improve transparency within the procurement process

To be considered for this role you must be able to display the following skills and abilities:

> Purchasing in a Manufacturing Environment
> Familiar with Manufacturing Processes
> Global Sourcing
> An appreciation of Lean Techniques
> Working as part of a matrix organisation
> New Product Introduction process
> Commodity Strategy development skills
> Strong interpersonal and communication skills at all levels with an organisation
> Teamwork - Able to actively participate in project team activities
> Independent able to work unsupervised

This role is being recruited as a matter of urgency, and forms an integral part of the procurement team.

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