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  • Location

    Bristol, England

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    Aerospace and Defence

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    Jamie Grove

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Buyer - Bristol

As a Buyer within the Design and Build Team you'll be working on a range of exciting design, manufacture and support projects, together with a number of key international and domestic clients. You'll carry out procurement tasks for project team, supporting all aspects of the project programme or any other programmes as directed.

You'll need to be studying towards, or willing to study for the MCIPS qualification. Manufacturing and/or engineering experience with machining/fabrication/estimating is highly desirable, as well as defence experience. A full UK driving licence is also essential for this position.

We would also like you to have all or some of the following:

Previous experience gained in a similar role.
The ability to read engineering drawings.
Understand and challenge design for manufacture.
Experience and knowledge of forging and casting process.
Proficient IT skills, in particular Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.

Lastly, a confident, self-motivated and flexible approach to workload are essential for this position, as well as the ability to establish strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

What else do I need to know?

We offer a competitive salary and benefits commensurate to the role.
The position is based in Bristol however travel to other sites is required from time to time.
Candidates must hold or be eligible to apply for SC Security Clearance.