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Strategic / NPI Buyer

The Strategic Senior Buyer role is with a business based in Shoreham who have recently completed their development programme for their V8 engine. As they now move into main production they are looking to bring on a Strategic Senior Buyer as they continue their growth journey.


The Strategic Senior Buyer is responsible for identifying suppliers, negotiating supplier contracts, placing project POs and ensuring delivery OTIF.

  • Responsible for SRM
  • Supplier contract implementation
  • Involved with SQA to manage the supplier selection
  • Expedite orders in accordance with purchase order requirements
  • Maintain the programme bill of materials with purchasing information
  • Work with the Programme team to communicate required delivery dates for each project phase
  • Responsible for supplier enquires and acknowledgments
  • Manage suppliers, cost, quality and delivery performance


  • Project Procurement & NPI
  • Experience within an engineering environment within manufacturing
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Automotive Quality Process Experience (APQP/PPAP)

Job Offer

£38,000 to £45,000

20 days holiday pa, increased to 25 days after 2 years service

Company Pension Scheme

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Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
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Experienced (4 years +)
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