JONATHAN LEE RECRUITMENT Cambridge, UK
Buyer - Technical Manufacturing - Medical Cambridge Technical Buyer required by one of the UK's most exciting companies to be joining right now. An award-winning high growth company with a reputation for innovation and vision. The Role: An exciting opportunity exists for a Technical Buyer who has a proven track record of working with a global supply chain, ensuring best value performance and best in class supply. Your key responsibilities will involve: Source and negotiate new and alternative sources of supply. Organising and leading supplier meetings with both internal and external stakeholders. Monitoring supplier performance and feedback performance for continuous supplier Build and maintain effective working relationships with critical and key suppliers. Manage daily activities in respect of suppliers within remit, placing PO's, expediting and general performance. Proactively communicate design changes to supply base and agree implementation and timescales accordingly. Preparation and communication of build data packs, BOM's, drawings & work instructions to Working cross-functionally, to support the application of new designs or problem resolution Supporting with the development of ERP system against Procurement requirements. The Person: As an experienced procurement professional, you will offer the following: Strong organisation and negotiation skills Degree and (CIPS) highly desirable. A self-motivated and customer focused approach A flexible, responsive and positive approach to work in a busy and challenging environment. Proven technical procurement background in relevant manufacturing/engineering discipline or industry. A strong technical understanding with respect to Mechanical and/or Electronic materials, to enable confident communication with both internal and external stakeholders. In return for your procurement experience, you will be offered a competitive salary and a great benefits package. Interested in this exciting opportunity, apply directly to or call for further details .