Proprietary Buyer, Berkshire

Proprietary Buyer, Thatcham

Job ID: 176874
Location: Berkshire, England, UK
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits!
Job Type: Permanent

Proprietary buyer – Thatcham

My client is seeking a Proprietary Buyer to support the significant growth of their business and to strengthen the Procurement team.

Job summary:

Reporting directly to the Purchasing Manager, you will be responsible for the procurement of a range of direct and indirect products, which are used in innovative transmission systems. These are supplied to the world’s top racing teams including Formula 1 as well as the next generation of high-performance Hybrid and EV Hypercars.

Whilst the role will have a tactical focus, the ideal candidate has a strategic capability and willingness to deliver projects that continually improve efficiencies and reduce costs.

Key responsibilities:
  • Sourcing and quoting direct and in-direct goods and services.
  • Raising and managing Proprietary, Subcontract and in-direct orders.
  • Supplier management: creating and maintaining positive supplier relations.
  • External & internal expediting, liaising with internal Planners.
  • General order administration using the company’s ERP system.
  • Provide company wide support to all purchasing activity.
  • Liaise with Finance department to resolve invoicing queries.
  • Motorsport/Automotive or Manufacturing industry.
  • Knowledge of Epicor ERP or similar.
  • Knowledge of proprietary markets for Bearings, Seals etc.
  • Knowledge of raw materials
  • Familiarity with IATF16949 and PPAP
  • 2-3 Years’ experience in manufacturing Procurement.
  • Skilled negotiator on both cost and delivery schedules
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