Commodity Buyer Our high profile client in the automotive industry is currently looking to recruit a Commodity Buyer to work at their busy site in Basildon in Essex.
-Procurement of vehicle components.
-Strategic sourcing of new model programmes within a global team, and ongoing supply management.
-Ability to negotiate with suppliers and develop purchasing strategies in co-operation with engineering.
-Working within a global team.
-Must have effective communication skills, written and verbal.
-Good analytical skills to analyse complex data sheets.
-Must be able to travel to support lean and engineering workshops Skills Preferred:
-CIPS and good computer skills Experience Required:
-Working as a Buyer or purchasing Professional Experience Preferred:
-Preferably Commodity Purchasing experience at the Client or similar large organisation Education Required:
-Good A levels Education Preferred:
-Degree level preferred in a relevant subject 37.5 hours a week - Monday to Friday 12 months rolling contract Must be able to travel to support lean and engineering workshops Must have a valid driving license Please note: Due to the high level of applicants, only successful candidates will be contacted If you think you have what it takes to fulfill the role, we want to hear from you now.
Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role.
To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship.