Technical Buyer, Berkshire

Technical Buyer, Thatcham

Job ID: 176876
Location: Berkshire, England, UK
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits!
Job Type: Permanent

Technical buyer – Thatcham

The client is seeking a Technical 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 complex mechanical components, 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.

Essential experience:
  • Significant experience in an Engineering procurement role
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings.
  • Knowledge of casting and machining manufacturing processes.
  • Experience in the procurement of castings and complex machined parts
  • Competent user of ERP systems & able to follow BOM structures
  • Skilled negotiator on both cost and delivery schedules
  • Experience in the Automotive sector
  • Familiarity with IATF16949 and PPAP
  • Experience of sourcing new suppliers potentially covering new technologies
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