Buyer, Hampshire

Buyer, Farnborough

Job ID: 175514
Location: Hampshire, England, UK
Salary: Up to £39,000 depending on experience
Job Type: Permanent

Job Title: Buyer

Working closely with the project managers and engineers and suitable suppliers to ensure timely and cost effective deliveries.  

  • Be the front person for all aspects of procured items.
  • Contribute to the development of new business opportunities and expansion of existing business opportunities in the space community.
  • Be comfortable to work across multiple projects for multiple customers.
  • Be involved in the preparation of proposals, proposal work statements and specifications and operating budgets.
  • Influence and carry out PO negotiations and modifications.
  • Lead both mechanical and electronic component/assembly procurement and delivery.
  • A level of understanding with respect to UK/US export control guidelines would be beneficial.
  • Project management understanding would be beneficial with the potential to learn and grow the role.
  • 2-5 years of experience in procurement/buying
  • Proven ability to carry out all of the required tasks from RFI through to component delivery.
  • Orientated towards ensuring the best value for money can be achieved.
  • Good negotiation skills.
  • Track record of working across multiple projects and technology bases whilst working with suppliers globally.
  • Be able to understand and analyse key procurement requirements technically and commercially.
  • Experience of working with ESA/ECSS, NASA and MIL-STD processes and projects would be beneficial.
  • Excellent negotiation skills, administration and organisational skills
  • Awareness of ISO 9001, AS9100, etc quality systems
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