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Date Added: Wed 14/09/2022

Buyer

Bicester, OX266NY, UK
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Company: HERNSHEAD RECRUITMENT LTD

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £30000 - £35000/annum

This company is the world expert in producing exceptional junior cars in partnership with the most elite car manufacturers. This unique partnership guarantees that every vehicle is an official licensed product of the brand. They expertly hand-build each car in the UK, and it is this level of care and attention that delivers the stunning quality for which they are famed.

Their brand philosophy is to produce beautiful cars that allow their clients to share the love of driving across generations and encourage every driver to create memorable experiences today and for years to come.

They are currently working with Bugatti, Aston Martin and Ferrari, with multiple partnerships in the pipeline. They work with the best car manufacturers in the business, so are only looking to recruit amazing talent to their team. Their exceptionally talented team are fuelled by a determination to create truly remarkable vehicles, whilst having a ton of fun along the way.

Behind the scenes, their production team brings together a culmination of exceptional engineering expertise from a range of testing environments. Their attention to detail and eye for quality are matched only by their inventive spirit, meaning every vehicle that rolls out of the manufacturing facility features that little bit of engineering magic, befitting of the marques they are representing. Meanwhile, the client services team is on hand to ensure we deliver a personalised customer experience that is second-to-none.

The role:

They need an enthusiastic Buyer to grow their supply chain and Procurement team. An integral role within the business you will be responsible for the timely procurement of components and commodities for manufacture of their vehicles and to keep the business running. The successful candidate must be able to work both independently and as part of a small close-knit team. We're a fast moving start up, and a 'can
do' attitude is essential.

The day-to-day responsibilities:

* Raise Purchase Orders for Production stock and Development

* Raise POs for Internal requirements

* Daily close Liaison with Key Suppliers

* Material Resource Planning with use of SAP B1

* Understand company processes and business needs

* Feedback to Production Schedules and deadlines

* Monitor & Assist with Goods In processes

* Raising of Returns with suppliers

* Maintaining a clean and safe working Environment

What you bring to the table:

Essential:

* Procurement & Buying experience

* Experience within small/medium businesses

* Experience of ERP Systems

Nice to have:

* Strong engineering and technical knowledge

* Automotive &/or Motorsport experience

* Knowledge of niche Production/Assembly environments

* Able to understand and interpret detailed component and assembly drawings

* Understanding of manufacturing and assembly processes and their appropriate selection

* Ability to negotiate

Details / perks:

* Full time in at Bicester Heritage, the UK's first automotive campus. It is a stunning place for any car enthusiast to be based

* There may be occasional travel with the company as required, potentially nationally / internationally

* A full UK driving licence is essential

* Competitive salary and 25 days holiday a year

* Opportunity for equity ownership / stock options and compensation will increase as they grow - ultimately you are in control of your destiny and the rewards will be there for the right people

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