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  • Location

    Corby, Northamptonshire

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Chantal Partridge

  • Contact email:

    chantal.partridge@butlerross.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    CP2794_1623333802

Senior Buyer

Butler Ross has a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Buyer to join a Manufacturing company outside Peterborough. This role will be working on several bespoke projects, being the senior procurement team member. This role would involve mentoring duties and a mixture of strategic and operational procurement, and as this role will be working on bespoke projects, experience with engineering drawings would be advantageous.

This is a great opportunity to join a truly exciting company, who will have excellent progression opportunities, as well as being involved in some truly remarkable projects.

This role will be best suited for a Buyer, Technical Buyer, Project Buyer, Commercial Buyer, Engineering Buyer or Senior Buyer.

Role responsibilities of the Senior Buyer:

  • Manage suppliers and commodities assessing commodity risk.
  • Lead cost down initiatives including unit costs/process improvement, product quality improvements and lead-time reduction.
  • Global sourcing and tendering.
  • Setting up and maintaining supplier agreements and drafting contracts.
  • Supplier management, conducting regular reviews and audits.

Person Specification of the Senior Buyer:

  • Experience in Manufacturing environments
  • ERP/MRP experience
  • Experience with ISO9000, AS9100, ISO1348
  • Kaizen, Six Sigma, 5S, PokeYoke, 8D, PCDA etc


Salary

Up to 40k

This role will be best suited for a Buyer, Technical Buyer, Project Buyer, Commercial Buyer, Engineering Buyer or Senior Buyer.