Senior Commodity Buyer / Engineer

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Job Description

 Senior Commodity Buyer / Engineer
Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick

The Company

Our client specialises in developing innovative electronic, electromechanical and mechatronic products for the automotive industry. They are now looking for a Senior Commodity Buyer / Engineer to join them.

The Benefits

- Salary DOE
- Healthcare
- Pension
- Sick pay
- 20 days’ annual leave

If you are an engineering or supply chain professional with diverse mechanical knowledge, this is a fantastic opportunity to diversify your career and get involved in new and exciting projects with a well-established business.

The Role

As a Senior Commodity Buyer / Engineer, you will co-ordinate, identify and develop new and existing suppliers and supply chain solutions for our client.

Seeking to obtain mechanical components and favourable contract terms, you will negotiate technical and commercial requirements of contracts and ensure a high quality supply chain for the business.

Your role will also involve:

- Providing market research that is focused upon procurement for commodities
- Overseeing developments in logistics, quality and technology
- Identifying new suppliers who are capable of delivering our client’s requirements
- Implementing vendor programmes
- Efficiently analysing material requirements
- Maintaining price and supplier information

This role may require travel to suppliers and other KOSTAL locations.

Other organisations my call this role Commodity Buyer, Senior Mechanical Buyer, Engineering Buyer, Senior Procurement Executive, Procurement Engineer, Purchasing Engineer, or Senior Purchasing Executive.

Webrecruit Ireland and our clients are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you are eager to utilise your buying skills and engineering knowledge as a Senior Commodity Buyer / Engineer, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd. The services advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd are those of an Employment Agency.
Job Requirements
About You

To join our client as a Senior Commodity Buyer / Engineer, you will need:

- At least two years’ experience in a similar role in a manufacturing environment
- Process knowledge of mechanical components, assembly, purchasing processes and price negotiations
- A degree level qualification in business or engineering (or equivalent)

Ideally, you will have German language skills, in addition to English, but this is not essential. Knowledge of power electronics would also be beneficial.
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