We are currently seeking a Senior Buyer to take the lead on all procurement activity, strategically and operationally for the BRUSH generator business in Loughborough.
Reporting to the Global Head of Parts you will lead a full supply chain review as our business has now moved from a traditional manufacturing business to a service led business in the UK.
This is a hands-on role where you will be involved in all activities within the department from purchase order creation, existing & new supplier activities and day to day business as usual.
The supplier base is quite large and part of this role will be rationalisation of this base with emphasis on driving efficiencies. With a predicted spend of £5M per annum you will be responsible for procuring a wide variety of inventory from nuts/bolts to complex generator control units.
You will be responsible for a small team, an existing buyer and an Assistant that we are also recruiting.
We are looking for someone to grow in to this role and really make it their own, so that future career opportunities are created for you and the team.
The Ideal Candidate
You will ideally be CIPS qualified or working towards it with experience of contract and supplier management.
The successful candidate will be fully conversant with modern procurement and purchasing techniques.
About the Company
The BRUSH Group is the world’s largest independent manufacturer of generators above 20MVA. With a comprehensive range of products and services including transformers, switchgear, portable generating sets and control & monitoring systems, BRUSH is your ideal partner for electric power generation, distribution monitoring and control.
BRUSH has been a key figure within Electrical Engineering for over 130 years, offering a wide range of ‘electrical machines’, and providing our customer chain with the highest calibre equipment and after sales service.
Here at BRUSH we are very proud to offer:
- A very competitive salary
- Private Pension