Senior Buyer

  • Location

    Farnham, Surrey

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Culhane

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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An excellent opportunity for a Senior Buyer to join an established Manufacturing business. The role will be based in Farnham and will be responsible for buying of a range of complex materials and services.

Key Responsibilities of Senior Buyer:

  • Working closely with engineering staff to procure components and related parts.
  • Raise orders, monitoring and progressing purchase orders.
  • Supply relationships internally and externally to improve cost, quality and supply.
  • Working to very strict and tight deadlines to been schedule.
  • Generate progress via live reports.
  • Monitor target costs against proposal costs


  • Experience of reading and interpreting technical drawings
  • Understanding of Manufacturing process.
  • Understanding of procurement regulations.
  • Familiarity with engineering schematics.
  • High level of Excel.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills
  • British Passport required due to security clearance.

This role would suit a candidate with experience in the following roles; Buyer, Junior Buyer, Technical Buyer, Purchasing, Commodity Buyer.