Strategic Buyer

  • Location
    Colchester, Essex
  • Salary
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Buyer / Puchasing
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Procurement and Supply Chain
  • External Reference

My client a European market leader are seeking a passionate and ambitious entrepreneurial thinking person to work as a Strategic Buyer in their Colchester HQ.

If you have a customer-orientated approach and a strong business sense. Then this role could be for you!

Reporting to the UK Purchasing Manager you will play a key role in supporting the business with growth and cost management.

You will develop and implement sourcing strategies for portfolio of parts and commodities such as Electrical Products, Raw Materials, Casting, Transport, Machined Components, Plastics, Fasteners, Packaging, Surface Treatment, indirect spend spend and capital expenditure. To be successful for this position you will have demonstrated an understatement of market forces, demand requirements, total cost economics.

You must be CIPS qualified or studying towards this qualification, an engineering degree and have excellent analytical skills. You should also have impeccable communication skills and capable of working independently.

£16.00ph (Dependant on experience)

Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm

If this sounds like you then please send your CV for further information! Head over to our website at then give us a call on 01206561295 to discuss further.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Adecco. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explains how we will use your information - please copy and paste the following link in to your browser

Please apply with your CV to: Kelly Morgan