Category: Buyer Jobs/ Procurement Jobs Permanent Staffordshire/ Staff's Engineering and Automotive I am looking to meet with Category Buyers who are searching for that next step. The team you'll be working with is ambitious, friendly and professional. As buyer you will specialize in the procurement of engineering components, where this differs from your usual purchasing or procurement Job is the level you will go into when it comes to supplier engagement. The role involves travel, dealing with compliance, negotiations and stakeholder management. Role of Interim Buyer > Early supplier engagement > Cost Management > Negotiations (payment terms and cost) > Stakeholder Management > Product sourcing > Supplier Auditing > Carry out on boarding process for new suppliers > Key Competencies > Experience in a Purchasing role (Buyer, Procurement Officer, Purchasing Officer etc.) > Knowledge of MRP (SAP would be beneficial although training will be provided) > Drive, Determination, Dedication > Great communication skills Must Have > Drive to achieve results > Some experience in Purchasing Nice to have > CIPS or CIPS study > Staff discount scheme to various businesses and attractions Like the sound of this? Apply now, don't wait If you don't like the sound of it then pass this onto one of your contacts, they might be interested and what better gift than a new Job Macildowie is a specialist recruitment consultancy with a rich history of enhancing the careers of professionals across the Midlands and the Northern Home Counties. We have an unrivalled understanding of the local market place and recruit for the majority of the regions premier employers. To search for all of our live jobs please visit us at .