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Senior Buyer Jobs in United Kingdom

Senior Buyer​

A Senior Buyer in the engineering industry is responsible for negotiating and managing a range of suppliers to ensure that business goals are met. In other words, a Senior Buyer must be able to find the right suppliers and negotiate their terms, then communicate these terms to the company’s leadership and any other relevant stakeholders. Before actively managing the relationships with their suppliers.

The Senior Buyer role usually sits within the supply chain department of an engineering company and is responsible for ensuring all materials necessary for meeting production targets are procured. Working as a Senior Buyer you’ll need to have excellent communication skills, and a good knowledge of materials used within the industry in which you’ll operate. To be successful in this role, you will typically possess at least 5 years’ experience working in a purchasing role or as a buyer.

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​United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is a sovereign country in Europe. It consists of four countries: England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. London is the capital city and the largest city in the United Kingdom. This country has a long history and many famous people have left their traces behind here. Music festivals, sports competitions, science fairs and many universities all make the United Kingdom one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Europe.

The United Kingdom is one of the most highly developed countries in the world and has a large engineering sector producing some of the highest-quality goods and services. In 2015 alone, UK businesses spent more than £100 billion on research and development.

Transport in the United Kingdom is by road, rail, air and water. The United Kingdom has a market-oriented transport system composed of railways, roadways and canals. 

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