Prototype Buyer

Posted 6 March by Macildowie Associates Ending soon

Category: Buyer/ Project Buyer/ Jobs in Procurement/ Purchasing roles
Manufacturing/ Engineering/ OEM
Interim/ Temp/ Contract

Do you see yourself working for a global brand, responsible for managing and coordinating all aspects of procurement in relation to prototypes? As a prototype buyer your role will involve buying all materials used in the production of prototypes. Coordinating with engineering and design departments helping to ensure that they have all the materials they need to create pre-production items.

Key aspects of the role
> Supplier selection
> Cost reduction and negotiation
> Project management
> Expediting deliveries and controlling the flow of material
> Stakeholder management Liaising with internal and external customers, working closely with engineering and design

The ideal candidate
> Understanding of engineering and manufacturing
> Exposure to NPI and prototype buying
> Excellent communication skills
> Strong negotiation skills
> Good working knowledge of SAP and Excel

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Reference: 34622558

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