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Senior Buyer

My client is a leading Aerospace & Defence business who design and manufacture avionic antennas and electronic control systems for military and civil communications

Description

  • Manage the end to end supply chain relationships with a specified group of vendors to ensure the best possible quality, cost, delivery and overall supplier reliability for the business
  • Review material demand requirements to ensure component deliveries are scheduled in lien with production requirements; reviewing, negotiating and issuing purchase orders and making necessary changes to requirements, schedule and price
  • Early engagement with relevant stakeholders with the purchase of developing appropriate procurement strategies to support the business needs
  • Responsible for supplier negotiation within the category to ensure appropriate and cost effective solutions
  • Research vendors and develop new sources of supply
  • Manage day to day procurement activities including internal and vendor communications; negotiating price changes with vendors, negotiating revised terms and special arrangements with vendors

Profile

  • Strategic Sourcing
  • Influencing & negotiation skills
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Technical knowledge of Electro-mechanical parts and assemblies
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Cost & Contract Management
  • Procurement knowledge within a manufacturing environment
  • Degree in business, operations, supply chain, or related field
  • CIPs certification is desirable

Job Offer

Competitive Salary & Package

Advertiser
Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Reference
14042660/001
Job Type
Town/City
Marlow
Salary
Competitive
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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