Buyer - Electronics, Electrical, Mechanical

Buyer - Electronics, Electrical, Mechanical

Job Title: Buyer - Electronics, Electrical, Mechanical
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894851_1527762364
Contact Name: Gintare Laboviciute
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2018 11:26

Job Description

Your experience in the procurement of mechanical, electrical and electronic components within the engineering / industrial sector would add immediate value to our client.
Our client provides a variety of world-leading electronic products for military applications including naval combat management systems, gun fire control systems and electro-optic systems.

As a Buyer, you will be responsible for the procurement of materials, goods and services.

You'll be joining a well-regarded, high integrity, technical organisation that offers very competitive salaries and career development opportunities within a rewarding work environment.

As a Buyer your key responsibilities will include:
-To develop and manage an agile, robust, approved vendor base at the commodity group level focused on technological improvement and reduction of cost.
-To negotiate sub-con contracts by utilising a strong technical, commercial and bid knowledge.
-Timely issue and expediting of Purchase Orders in accordance with company procedures and processes.
-Utilise competitive tendering wherever product design and/or time constraints allow.
-To implement effective supplier relationship management (SRM) with strategic/key vendors.
-Assist in the selection of new suppliers via a common set of criteria and scoring matrix.

About you - key skills and experience:
-Be familiar with manufacturing documentation such as drawings, Bills of Materials and procurement specifications.
-Previous experience or knowledge of the defence or aerospace sector
-Procurement of Mechanical, electrical and electronic components.
-Supplier selection and supplier group commodity management.
-Experience of ISO9000 system or equivalent

Location: High Wycombe area
Salary: Competitive DOE

Key skills: Buyer, Sub-contract, Negotiation, RFQ, Defence, Aerospace, Procurement, BoM, Electronics, Electrical

Apply today for an opportunity to work in a highly interesting and technical role.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criterion will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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