Buying Specialist

Job description
We are looking for a Procurement Specialist who has a high  level  of  experience  within  a  Procurement or Commercial role, with proven examples of  agreeing   terms  and conditions , managing  contractual compliance  issues  and delivering, performance improvement to work at the leading aerospace manufacture in Yeovil.  This position will be supporting UK and International divisions of the business.

As a Procurement Specialist you would be responsible for the following:
  • Owner of a number of commodity types and act as primary interface between the business and suppliers
  • Lead negotiation of contracts with suppliers
  • Support new customer bids, managing new supplier sourcing and selection as required
  • Manage the contractual aspects of arrangements, new and existing
  • Negotiate appropriate contractual frame works (to include Terms and Conditions/pricing and support requirements) 
We would welcome CVs from candidates who have experience of working within Procurement within an aerospace of similar sector such as Engineering or Manufacturing.  We would also welcome applications from anyone how has previously worked within Contract Management, providing you can demonstrate the above through previous positions. 

This is an ongoing temporary position which will involve some working from home.  They offer a 37 hour week and hours are flexible as long as the core hours are worked.  As a Procurement Specialist you will be working within an established Procurement department and the site offers a canteen and kitchen facilities along with free parking.