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Commodity Buyer

ReferenceEMP395009_375811
RecruiterBarclay Meade
Industry SectorManufacturing, Manufacturing - Other
Salary£45,000 per annum
Town/CityOxford
LocationsOxfordshire, South East (Excl London)
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted10 August 2017

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Global automotive manufacturer is recruiting a Commodity Buyer with procurement experience in the automotive or manufacturing sectors.

Reporting to the Purchase Manager, the Commodity Buyer will be responsible for purchasing activities, managing selected customer nominated suppliers, monitoring supplier performance and establishing production supply agreements.

Specific duties of the Commodity Buyer include:

• Develop and maintain commodity strategies for given commodities relevant to business goals
• Take a leading role in coordinating the activities of stakeholders to meet business improvement objectives
• Supporting the quality engineers with any issues with suppliers
• Maintenance of purchasing database
• Participate in continuous improvement processes – supplier quality, cost, innovation, delivery and management

Senior Buyer applicants should meet the following criteria:

• Experience within the automotive or manufacturing sectors
• Strong communication and negotiation skills
• Cost improvement techniques and achievement.
• CIPS membership or the appropriate business qualification
• Computer literate.


To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK

Barclay Meade acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Barclay Meade and may assist with processing your application.

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Recruiter: Barclay Meade
Tel: 0843 208 1255
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