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Sourcing Specialist / Senior Buyer

We are looking to recruit a Sourcing Specialist / Senior Buyer at our Cockermouth site in the UK.

We are currently looking to recruit a Sourcing Specialist / Senior Buyer based at our Cockermouth site within the Product Test team.

The purpose of the role is to provide a commercially focussed procurement service through effective liaisons with all internal and external stakeholders ensuring improvement in price, quality and delivery performance.

Here are the key things you need to know:

  • Developing the strategic category plan and delivering year on year cost savings.
  • Preparing annual commodity line strategies to support business objectives and contributing to mapping, sourcing and supplier assessments.
  • Providing budget and forecasts on costs within commodity.
  • Assisting and supporting Product Management in negotiation and supplier selection of supplier contracts on a global level.
  • To liaise with Operational Buyers, internal customers, including production co-ordinators, Quality, Technical and Sales, as well as the suppliers to achieve best quality, delivery and cost performance when sourcing materials, services and components.

Closing date: Sunday 10th March 2024

For further information, please click here to be directed to our external job board to register and apply.

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