Purchasing Engineer/ Technical Buyer 6 views

Are you a Degree qualified Engineering Buyer looking for a new challenge? Have you got experience working within an automotive industry? Does the idea of working with a great team of people in a modern facility sound like something you’d like to be part of?

We’re looking to chat with Engineering Buyers, Technical Buyers or Commodity Buyers to discuss an exciting role with a leading automotive company based in Stirlingshire. You will have excellent knowledge of emerging engineering technologies and focus on cost reduction and value improvement within the procurement function.

What does your day look like?            

Purchase goods and services in line with current procurement policies and procedures
To create and complete strategic objectives aimed at reducing costs and improve operating efficiency
Provide cost estimates throughout the design and development stages
Assist and ensure resolution of technical queries
Liaise with other departments to resolve invoicing queries
Identify and participate in cost-saving exercises
Develop strategies to improve efficiency
Follow the company quality procedures
To carry out any reasonable additional duties as requested

What we are looking for:

Technical Procurement experience within a manufacturing or engineering environment
Knowledge of upcoming technologies within the automotive industry
Good understanding of cost analysis and
Confidence to negotiate and agree contractual terms
Strong negotiation skills and commercial acumen
Proven track record in delivering cost savings and added value
Engineering Degree: BEng ( hons ) desirable

Interested?

To apply for this position please forward your CV using the ‘apply’ link.

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