My client is a well established business who are well known in the West Midlands and Birmingham area, highly respected for making best in class components for the Manufacturing industry. A well structured purchasing function enables lots of growth and training for the successful candidate. Global ability to procure materials and goods with a high £M spend.
Managing a Large spend area
Highly complex BOM's in a business Manufacturing environment
Adding value to the Supply Chain
Working with Engineers to ensure components are brought in on time
Working with engineering to identify new suppliers
Executive Summary, Opportunity analysis on spend area.
First cut analysis on low hanging fruit and quick wins
Long term strategic plan and how to drive the best value for the business.
Able to cope with different noises from multiple parts of the manufacturing business both locally and internationally, utilising where to spend time, and what actions to follow.
Proactive nature, work will not always be given, Great stakeholder engagement, taking the lead on commodity areas, ensuring programs are working towards time line.
Present findings of where you feel time will be spend to generate value
The Senior Buyer will be the go to person for their given commodity area and will be expected to understand technical terms, along with probable bumps in the road that could effect production.
The Senior Buyer in this manufacturing business will command above average salary of between £48,000 and £55,000 with great benefits and a fabulous environment to develop further, this isn't a business or a role that will stay still, the successful applicant will develop with the companies exciting growth plan in place