Buyer – Manufacturing

Buyer – Manufacturing Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Buyer – Manufacturing to join our team.


  • Maintain and develop relationships with suppliers;
  • Track delivery time to ensure Production can run smoothly;
  • Negotiate costs and lead time reductions;
  • Purchase mechanical components, systems and parts;
  • Strategic buying activities.


  • Experience working within the commercial Automotive sector;
  • A good understanding of Purchasing;
  • Reading and understanding engineering drawings;
  • SAGE experience (not essential but would be extremely beneficial);
  • Strong excel skills;
  • Buying and negotiating skills;
  • Sage system knowledge;
  • Strong purchasing / buying experience within fabrications and manufacturing;
  • Construction background would also be beneficial.

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