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Interim Buyer - Automotive £300 p/d

Interim Buyer - Automotive £300 p/d

  • Location

    Surrey, England

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  • Salary:

    £300 - £400 per day

  • Contact:

    Ricky Kelly

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  • Job ref:

    RK - 12425_1549357438

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Interim Buyer required to join an iconic Automotive company based in the Home Counties on an initial 6 month contract paying up to £300 per day. You will be responsible for sourcing of directs goods and services for Motorsport projects.

Working with a highly skilled and motivated team that is keen on developing best practice purchasing techniques and supply chain philosophies, you will be responsible for the effective sourcing and procurement of a range of highly innovative products for a range of high performance racing cars and future projects. Taking a leading role within the program team to assist with achievement of vehicle timing milestones Procurement responsibility for both development and "series" expenditure.

Knowledge, skills & experience:

  • Strong procurement knowledge is vital, to ensure delivery of commercial agreements against programme targets, as well as identification of suppliers on a global basis to meet technology requirements.
  • Experience of working cross-functionally within a development program involving diverse functions such as quality, logistics, development, planning etc
  • Ability to deal with both small and large value organisations
  • Extensive experience in writing supplier contracts and schedules of work
  • Thorough understanding of contract management, tendering and negotiation
  • Experience in supplier management techniques
  • Procurement experience within the automotive industry or a related manufacturing industry

Rate: Up to £300 p/d
Duration: Initial 6 months
Location: Home Counties
Start Date: ASAP

If you would like to find out more about this exciting opportunity please contact me on 01483 213 302 or drop me an email at