Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity



Job Description:

6 Month Contract – Immediate Start!
£25 per hour (Umbrella)
Commutable from: Swadlincote, Burton on Trent, Ashby, Derby, Tamworth

Our client is a leading systems integrator who provide turnkey solutions to a range of clients globally.

They are looking to engage with an experienced Buyer who has previously worked within the engineering and manufacturing sectors on a six-month contract.

The role of the Buyer will include:

  • Receiving designs and BOM’s from the engineering teams to understand materials required for each project
  • Highlight what needs to be purchased, this could be sheet metal, pipework, plating, dished ends, brackets and other ancillary equipment
  • Contact suppliers with the requirements
  • Secure the best value bid in terms of price, quality and delivery timings
  • Negotiate where necessary
  • Working on multiple projects at any one time
  • Working closely with the manufacturing teams and ensuring materials arrive on time as per project plans
  • Seeking opportunities to save money, time and overall help the business to be more efficient

The successful candidate will come with the following skills and experience:

  • Buying or procurement experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Strong planning and administration skills
  • Able to liaise with multiple stakeholders
  • Experience in negotiating

To be considered for this role please either hit the 'Apply' button on this site or email your CV directly to [email protected] I can also be contacted directly on 07814889567. I look forward to hearing from you!

ATA Recruitment specialises in Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Civil, Transportation and general Engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis – for more opportunities like this one, visit our website.  

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ATA Recruitment specialise in recruiting the best technical and engineering talent and providing complete workforce solutions to help build and maintain infrastructure and transportation for a wide range of UK clients - for more opportunities like this one, visit our website
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  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector IT & Internet