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Senior Engineering Buyer

We are looking for a Snr Engineering Buyer who can work closely with an Op’s Manager to take the lead in purchasing activities. Over time, this could lead to developing a team. They works with 50-60 suppliers on a regular basis with 20 or so key ones, from different countries. Spend is anything between £20 - £45k and you could be raising 5 PO’s or 50 in a week depending on the requirements.

It’s a friendly business with around 30 staff, a nice place to work with a family friendly outlook. They have won a lot of projects recently which is why the vacancy exists. 
Key background:


* ERP system environment (logical thinking) – Epicor is in use but any ERP system would be fine

* Technical knowledge – Electro Mechanical components and assemblies

* Project Purchasing background but leading to more reliance on the ERP system and forward planning

* New supplier identification and assessment


Salary is likely to be in the £40-50k bracket with 10% bonus, 4.5 day week over 37 hours with Hybrid working available, 25 days holiday, Company Pension Scheme & Life Assurance, Health Insurance, Cycle to Work Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, free parking.


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