Exciting opportunity for a Buyer to join a market leading manufacturing organisation in the Hampshire area. As Procurement Specialist you will plan/implement activities related to the procurement of raw materials, goods, and services while approving and qualifying vendors, obtains quotes, examines bids, and makes awards.
The Buyer will review proposals, negotiates prices, selects or recommends suppliers, analyses trends, and maintains necessary records. Will prepare request for proposals (RFP) and bid packages.
Experience/Qualification of the Buyer:
*Previous/demonstrable experience in a Procurement role
*Experience of working in a Defence /manufacturing environment.
*Excellent Excel and good Microsoft office skills
*Proven experience in complex, multi-cultural and matrix managed organisation
*Familiar with Defence electronics
*Understanding of ITAR regulations and international shipping requirements.
*Experience purchasing Mechanical, Electronic, and Hardware Material
*Experience of Lean/6-Sigma implementation and continuous improvement in a manufacturing environment is hugely desirable.
*Degree qualified or equivalent
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