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RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorAutomotive & Transport Systems, Manufacturing
Salary£30,000 to £40,000 per annum
LocationsSouthern Wales, Wales
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted26 February 2018

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Our Client is looking to strengthen their Purchasing team with recruitment of +3 Buyers. The successful Candidates will own their given commodity base and look to develop on the purchasing strategies set by the senior team.

Client Details

Our Client is Tier 1 Automotive manufacturer with a world class Supply Chain.


Responsibilities will include but are not limited to;

  • Develop and maintain commodity strategies for a specific range of commodities, ensuring that the business is kept up to date on market place commercial and technical developments, as well as potential suppliers.
  • Evaluate cost data and quotation analysis forms and identify cost saving opportunities.
  • Confidently enter into total cost and contractual negotiations with current and potential suppliers.
  • Understand and apply tools and techniques to close cost gaps and achieve value for money whilst maintaining supplier relationships.
  • Identify supplier risk and develop robust risk mitigation strategies where necessary.
  • Provide Procurement / commercial input into cross-functional teams


The successful Candidate will possess;
  • Relevant Degree level qualification
  • Demonstrable background in a similar role
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • High level of negotiation skills
  • Excellent communication both Written and Verbal
  • Full UK Driving License (some travel required)

Job Offer

Up to 28k Depending on experience + Benefits

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