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Engineering Buyer

Engineering Buyer
Engineering/Manufacturing Industry
Competitive salary + company benefits
Cheshire West

We are supporting an innovative engineering company looking to add an Engineering Buyer to their team. The company supply globally and are a dynamic and growing business who manufacture high tech machinery, looking to continue developing moving forwards. 
The Role
Reporting into the Purchasing Manager within a small Purchasing team, this role will involve working with the technical teams on purchasing the a variety of components needed for a technical machine/system build - including fabricated and machined parts. The role will be varied, you can be managing multiple projects at once, juggling responsibilities to ensure the items are available when needed on site. 

Qualifications and Skills
  • Have experience within a Manufacturing/Engineering company - if they have an R&D department that would be relevant due to the bespoke nature of the projects
  • Be able to interpret engineering drawings at a basic level to be able to understand the best route to source
  • Sourcing experience (not just an order placer)
  • Experience using an ERP/MRP system is advantageous 
  • Be at least intermediate on Excel - familiar with Pivot tables, V Lookups as these will be used on a daily basis
  • Ideally be working towards CIPS qualification
  • Excellent communicator internally and externally 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, organisation and very strong attention to detail
  • Great upbeat personality, excellent attitude, natural people person
What you will get in return
You will receive a generous entry level base salary alongside 25 days holidays plus bank holidays, pension contribution scheme and various other benefits. You will be part of a family run business who have a great working environment and are a friendly, close-knit team. This is a great opportunity to progress you career in a positive work environment with the flexibility of hybrid working from home. 

If this seems like the ideal opportunity for you, please don’t hesitate to apply.



Global manufacturer looking to add an Engineering Buyer to their growing team

  • Manufacturing/Engineering exposure with sourcing experience
  • Be familiar with engineering drawings and strong skills on Excel
  • Excellent modern working environment, hybrid flexibility and core working hours
England - Cheshire
Work Type
Permanent / Full Time