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RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorAutomotive & Transport Systems, Manufacturing
Salary£25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Town/CityStoke on Trent
LocationsStaffordshire, West Midlands
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted16 April 2018

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Buyer - Automotive - Stoke on Trent

Client Details

My client is a successful automotive manufacturer business based in Stoke on Trent and are looking for a buyer to join their fast paced team in purchasing. This a good opportunity to gain experience in a globally recognised business and the chance to progress within.


The key responsibilities for this Automotive Buyer will be the following;

  • Raise RFQ's for materials through a number of suppliers.
  • Place and chase orders ensuring that all operational aspects of the procure to pay activities are met and cost saving targets are met.
  • Work with suppliers and the engineering department with regards to drawings ensuring that any changes that are made are in line with timescales.
  • Communicate effectively with suppliers in relation to samples and orders to ensure that updates are communicated effectively and risks are eliminated.
  • Support the Category Buyers and update systems with relevant information following the correct procedures for example price changes.
  • Negotiate terms with suppliers for minor categories.


The successful candidate for this Stoke on Trent based Buyer role will be the following;

  • Competent on Excel and other Microsoft packages as well as a knowledge of SAP.
  • Have experience in a purchasing role in manufacturing.
  • A keen eye for detail displaying good organisation skills.
  • Have strong communication skills which have been displayed in previous roles.
  • Able to work in a fast paced and pressured environment.

Job Offer

£25,000 - £30,000 + Package

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