Mechanical and Electrical Buyer

Mechanical and Electrical Buyer

Job Title: Mechanical and Electrical Buyer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Loudwater, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895085_1534926379
Contact Name: Natasha Rowley
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 22, 2018 09:26

Job Description

Your experience in Procurement in an Electronics/Mechanical environment will be highly valuable to my client, a leading provider and systems integrator operating in the Defence and Aerospace markets delivering world leading products and solutions.

You will be responsible for finding suitable qualified companies who can offer sub assembly resources to agreed costs that represent capacity and overall cost reductions.

Responsibilities for this role will include:

*Develop and manage an agile, robust, approved vendor base
*To negotiate sub-con contracts by utilising a strong technical, commercial and bid knowledge
*To implement effective supplier relationship management with strategic/key vendors
*Identify opportunities for spend-leverage with suppliers wherever possible
*Create a selection of new suppliers via a common set of criteria and scoring matrix
*Support procurement department objectives and KPI's and be instrumental in supporting their achievement

To be suitable for this role your skills and qualifications will include:

*Experience of Procurement in an Electrical/Mechanical environment
*Experience of working with IFS
*Computer literate (MS Outlook - Excel and Word)


*Mechanical and Electrical Buyer
*Contract - 3 months
*Rate negotiable

Keywords: Buyer, Procurement, Electrical, Mechanical, ERP, MRP, IFS, Negotiations

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 criteria 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 CONTRACT position

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