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Lead Buyer

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Lead Buyer (Manufacturing)
Romford (Commutable from Chelmsford, Epping, Dartford)
Competitive Salary DoE + Pension + Life assurance + Benefits + Specialist Training + Flexible Working Hours

Are you a buyer from an aerospace or general manufacturing background looking for an exciting opportunity to join up with a stable, ambitious company offering a varied role where you can maintain a fantastic work life balance with flexible working hours.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join up with a tight knit team where all good work is recognised and rewarded, all whilst working with exciting clientele in a varied role.

This well established company have their roots in the aerospace industry but have recently started to expand into other industries. They are constantly looking to grow and expand their workforce with plenty of new contracts coming through.

On offer is a varied role where you would be taking the responsibility for the timely and effective procurement of goods for the business. You would also, as the senior member of the team, be expected to help aid in the development of junior and apprentice buyers within the company.

This position would be best suited to someone with experience in buying/purchasing/procurement, especially of metals in a manufacturing environment, who is looking for a varied role where they could pass their knowledge onto less experienced buyers all whilst maintaining a great work life balance with flexible working hours.

The Role:

  • Lead buyer
  • Flexible working hours
  • Manage small procurement team

The Person:

  • Experienced buyer
  • Experience in procurement of metals for manufacturing
  • CIPS qualified


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Reference Number: BBBH170323

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Joshua Leake at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.


The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.