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Interim Directs Buyer - (Automotive, £300 p/d)

Interim Directs Buyer - (Automotive, £300 p/d)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £300 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ricky Kelly

  • Contact email:

    ricky.kelly@1st-executive.com

  • Salary high:

    300

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    RK - 11723_1533629057

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-06

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Interim Directs Buyer required to join one of the most iconic global automotive manufacturers in the world. Based in London, you will be part of the Procurement function within the Motorsport team which has a particular emphasis on supplier development and effective negotiation.

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 car 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
  • Motorsport or at least Automotive Industry knowledge is a real plus.


Rate: £300 per day
Duration: 3 months
Location: London
Start Date: ASAP

If you would like to find out more about this exciting opportunity please contact me on 01483 213 302.