Buyer Location: Peterborough (with some remote working) Duration: Start ASAP for 12 months Are you a Procurement professional with good technical purchasing skills, supplier management skills and strong negotiation skills? Would you like to work with a global leader in the field? Prior experience within a manufacturing environment would be great and even better if you are MCIPS qualified Purpose of the role Purchases assigned items and executes buying strategies in accordance with agreed upon material buying plans at the optimum cost. Analyses sourcing information and presents findings for process improvement while maintaining high quality product and/or service delivery. Key Responsibilities: Procures inventory, supplies, and capital goods; places purchase orders with vendors. Analyses purchasing initiatives and processes in support of the delivery of cost effective and high quality goods and services. Prepares and presents recommendations of improvement opportunities and alternative courses of action to senior purchasing leaders. Consistently applies sourcing policies, procedures and processes. Supports Six Sigma projects through active team membership or provision of data and market intelligence. Interacts with suppliers with regard to payments and order fulfilment. Collects/validates relevant supplier score card data. Provides delivery/expediting support to the plant/site during supplier issues. Supports management and execution of engineering releases Submit your CV now to be considered for this fantastic 12 month opportunity with a leading global manufacturer. Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.

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