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Interim Buyer - Manufacturing

Interim Buyer - Manufacturing

  • Location

    Rugby, Warwickshire

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    £30 - £40 per hour

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    Jamie Mackinlay

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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One of the world's largest and most innovative manufactures and grid solution providers has an urgent requirement for an Interim Buyer to join their procurement function.

This is a 6-month interim contract offering up to £40 p/h for a candidate to be based in Rugby.

Role Summary:

  • Sourcing specialist responsible for wing to wing span of the Sourcing / Procurement function for commodities including (but not limited to) Fabrications, Instrumentation, Machining, Forgings.


  • Lead the execution of the local sourcing strategy; deliver a competitive advantage by driving the strategic supplier initiatives, selection, development, and consolidation to ensure optimal business performance.
  • Execute across the purchase base, with full accountability for meeting deflation (savings), usage, cash and preferred supplier targets.
  • Own the day-to-day execution of the transactional procurement process including approving a PO. Convert purchase requisitions into purchase orders and manage the purchase orders until closed (NCR's/Invoice Queries etc)
  • Manage Engineering Changes on open orders within the supply chain.
  • Manage the operational relationship with suppliers.
  • Optimize inventory and process improvements.
  • Expected to resolve problems through the application of acquired expertise.

Qualifications :

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Manufacturing).

This is an extremely urgent requirement so if it is of interest please give apply immediately and contact to find out more.