Engineering Buyer

Job title : Engineering Buyer
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Newbury
Sectors :
Salary : £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Start date : ASAP
Job Reference : SYN2353_1609151575
Contact name : James Curtis
Contact email :

Engineering Buyer

Location: West Berkshire
Salary: £30k - £40k
Hours: 8:30am - 5:30pm

Job Type: Permanent
Benefits include:
Private healthcare, relocation assistance, life assurance and free on-site parking

An very busy manufacturing business in West Berkshire is seeking a technical engineering buyer to join an exceptional procurement team.

The responsibilities of an Engineering Buyer:

  • Purchasing a range of complex mechanical components including castings and machined parts
  • Reading and interpreting technical engineering drawings
  • Building strong supplier relationships
  • Negotiating for the best possible price
  • Using the ERP system (Epicor)
  • Following the Bill of Material structure (BOMs)
  • Seeking new suppliers including for new / emerging technologies

The profile of a successful Engineering Buyer:

  • Prior experience working within the automotive, aerospace or motorsport markets
  • Has the ability to read and understand complex engineering diagrams / drawings
  • Has a strong knowledge of engineering processes relating to castings and machined parts
  • Strong procurement background
  • Exceptional communication and negotiation skills
  • Very well developed interpersonal and organisational skills

The company:
Well established Motorsport OEM business specialising in race spec products.

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