Strategic Buyer

  • Location
    Colchester, Essex
  • Salary
    £ 37000 - £ 40000 / Year
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Buyer / Puchasing
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Procurement and Supply Chain
  • External Reference
    JN-062019-71831

Strategic Buyer


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



If you have a customer-oriented 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 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 and capital expenditure. To be successful for this position you will have demonstrated an understanding 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.



If this sounds like you then please send your CV for further information!


£37,000 - £40,000 (dependant on experience)


Hours: Monday to Friday- 8:30- 5pm.

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.


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Please apply with your CV to: Tanita House