• Location

    Liverpool, Merseyside

  • Sector:

    Automotive and Motorsport

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  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Jack Dawkins

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Title: Buyer

Location: Speke

Salary: Competive salary


Experienced Purchaser with diversified knowledge, proven experiences and references in the Automotive Industry and passion for Performance cars that can work independently and perform planning and operational purchasing of all vehicle parts, components and systems with the abilities to build up, manage and optimise Supplier Relations as well as identifying and realising cost reduction potentials and implementation of Quality Assurance procedures.

Tasks/ Responsibilities

* Supply Chain/ Purchasing planning and Forecasting
* Operational Purchasing/ Purchase Order Processing
* Supply Management/ Tracking / Controlling
* Inventory Management/ Planning
* Transportation/ Logistics Management
* Tender/ Quotation Management
* Supplier Agreements/ Contracts and Source Plans
* Supplier Relationship Management
* Trouble Shooting
* Quality Management and Assurance
* Analysis and Evaluation of Supplier Performance
* Cost Reduction Projects
* Development and Optimisation of Processes
* Research of new suppliers and Optimisation of Supplier base
* Implementation and Optimisation of IT System Support

Qualifications/ Skills/ Experience

* Min. of 3 years of Experience in Automotive Purchasing/ Buying
* Vast Experience in Automotive Industry and Supplier Base
* Widespread knowledge in cars, components, technologies, parts
* Knowledge in Supplier Agreements/ Contracts
* Knowledge in Quality Management
* Well-developed interpersonal and communicative skills
* Strong negotiation skills
* Self-motivated and able to work independently
* Advanced computer skills (MS Office, Sage, ERP, SAP or similar…)

Please provide

* CV
* Proof of Qualifications/ References
* Salary requirement
* Possible start of employment

For further information please contact Jack Dawkins -