Senior Buyer

Posted 3 days ago

  • Fareham, Hampshire, South East England
  • Permanent
  • External
  • Expires In 25 days
This role will be responsible for sourcing and supply management for Electronic Components, Electro-mechanics, contract manufacturers and original design manufacturers.
Location - Near Fareham
Salary - Competitive
The roles and responsibilities of the senior buyer will be -
Define sourcing strategies ensuring technology roadmap, cost and schedule requirements are satisfied and use industry knowledge to influence Design Engineers and Product Managers.
Select, evaluate and approve new suppliers to meet current and future project and business requirements
Manage the introduction of new parts and products to meet cost, quality and project schedule requirements. Negotiate costs, manage supplier related project schedules and ensure supplier implements qualified production processes.
Deliver the supply chain requirements of the new product introduction process.
Project manage supplier resourcing projects.
Manage value engineering and quality improvement activities The ideal candidate for the role will have -
Strong experience in sourcing
Knowledge of supply chain processes, production, logistics and procurement.
Skilled at working with MRP systems - SAP experience an advantage
Negotiation and relationship management
Organised with a high attention to detail
Must be able to liase with senior stakeholders