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Advertiser: Clemtech

Job Title: Project Buyer
Location:Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rate:£32K.0000 to £34K. Per Year    Benefits: benefits
Description: Senior Buyers Job Ref JO0000008665

Senior Buyers Job commutable from Bedford, Northampton, Kettering, Rugby, Huntingdon, St Neots, Stevenage, Hitchin, Luton, Aylesbury, Leighton Buzzard, Brackley, Banbury, Towcester.

Educated to Degree level or equivalent and/or Membership of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (MCIPS) preferable.
Minimum of 5 years experience in a manufacturing or Project based environment and / or membership of CIPS

To lead and develop the strategic management of commodities and services required for and manage the strategic relationships with suppliers associated with, specific production projects, in accordance with agreed strategies.
For commodities and services purchased outside of 'frame agreements', produce RFQ's, evaluate and select supplier's proposals, negotiate and deliver cost reduction targets, secure compliance with project specific/customer/company terms and conditions.
Manage supplier files and associated documentation.
Support the development of long term supplier relationships through regular performance reviews as directed.
Assist in the identification and implementation of product and process improvements. Understanding of the operation of the Project Team, Quality, Purchasing and Materials Planning functions.
Familiarity with production planning processes / stock control systems/Engineering drawings.
Knowledge of contract formulation, terms and conditions, and negotiation techniques.
Provide support to the Commercial team with "Bidding" activity, ensuring budgetary expectations are met.
Manage project mobilisation phase in line with business expectations

Develop and deliver procurement strategy for selected commodities - to ensure supply chain is robust/efficient/engaged and capable
Identify new suppliers that will enhance commodities - Understanding technical capabilities/capacity/growth strategies etc
Identify and manage innovation opportunities
Identify and address any risk that may expose the business now and in the future
Negotiate commercial terms that are favourable to the company without introducing risk
Identify and deliver cost down opportunities - using purchasing tools where appropriate
Provide "bid" support to the Commercial Team - Ensuring efficient delivery of pricing in line with expectations
Manage project mobilisation phase, with the view to handing over to nominated Project Buyers
Responsible for the management of specific group KPI's and reports
Accountable for purchasing activity in support of the purchasing manager and the establishment of project procurement plans.

Clemtech are a Technical Recruitment Agency specialising in employment opportunities and the executive job search in engineering, technical and office support staff in both contract and permanent Jobs in Rail.

From the Clemtech Head Office we deliver comprehensive recruitment solutions across the UK, Europe and Overseas providing our clients and candidates alike with unparalleled service, support and opportunities.

Application for this position and subsequent acceptance to attend an interview for the Senior Buyers Job will be evident of your willingness to work in this role.

This job vacancy is only open to candidates with the right to work in the U.K

Skills Required: Project Buyer
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: 02/01/2018     Duration:
Contact: Sean Durrant Contact E-mail: Click
Contact Tel: 023 9224 2690 Contact Fax:
Reference: JO0000008665 Added: 30-11-2017
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