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Ref no. BHN572744
Location Leicestershire, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 6 Months
Job status Closed

Job summary

A well known and successful motorcycle company is seeking a Buyer to join their organisation during a period of exciting growth. Applicants should have previous purchasing experience and be confident in dealing with suppliers and stakeholders.

Key skills required for this role

Buyer, Purchasing, Automotive, Manufacturing, Engineering, Procurement, Supply Chain


Buyer, Purchasing, Procurement, Supply Chain

Job description

Our client, a distinguished player in the motorcycle industry, is currently seeking a Buyer for a 6-month contract position. This is an on-site role requiring full-time commitment, working closely with the Head of After-sales Procurement, Procurement Leads, and Senior Buyers

Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaising with suppliers to negotiate and secure value for money on the company's Genuine Parts and Accessories range.
  • Building effective stakeholder relationships, ensuring a high service level in terms of quotations, quality compliance and communication.
  • Identifying savings opportunities through tenders, negotiations, and efficiency's.
  • Responsible for the implementation of design changes.
  • Utilising multiple applications and systems to deliver accurate metrics, reporting and data.
  • To undertake and assist with projects as required by your manager.

Job Requirements:

  • Proficient experience in procurement and buying within a supply chain context.
  • Sourcing and negotiation experience and supplier relationship management.
  • Strong understanding of stock management principles
  • Ability to source and manage a diverse range of commodity groups
  • Excellent communication and relationship-building skills
  • Experience in working within a coordinated global supply chain environment.
  • Experience within an automotive or motorcycle industry
  • Proficient in Microsoft Packages including Excel, Access, Word and Outlook.
  • Completion of relevant degree, achieving 2:1 or above.

If you are a skilled Buyer looking for a unique and exciting contract role, we encourage you to apply now!

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