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Jaguar Land Rover is a business built around two great British car brands that design, engineer and manufacture within the UK. With a world-renowned reputation for the development and marketing of a world-class range of the most desirable and exhilarating vehicles money can buy, Jaguar Land Rover sells its products in over 150 markets worldwide and they are going from strength to strength. As part of our expanding and dynamic Purchasing function, you will be joining a truly global business with a rich heritage and exciting growth plans for the future.

The Role

There are a number of roles available, where as a key member of the Purchasing team, you will be responsible for a portfolio of commodities in one of a variety of areas within Purchasing . Key aspects of your role will be sourcing, relationship and strategy development, commercial objectives and quality of supply for your specific categories and associated suppliers. You will work alongside colleagues from other functions to provide the best overall outcomes from the supply chain, whether they are technical, commercial or logistical.

The Person

As a degree-qualified and experienced Buyer or Senior Buyer, you may have experience in a variety of backgrounds, for example, FMCG, Retail, IT, Media or you may already work in Automotive. You will have strong communication skills and the ability to influence decisions. You will have an excellent track record of successful negotiations and an understanding of different sourcing techniques.

Jaguar Land Rover offer roles with real responsibility where you can use your creativity to make a difference. In return there are excellent prospects for development and progression.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications

  • Educated to Degree level (Essential)
  • Minimum 2 years purchasing experience (Essential)
  • Able to demonstrate good negotiation skills
  • Experience of 'cradle to grave' sourcing
To apply for this vacancy please send your CV for the attention of our specialist Purchasing & Supply Chain Consultant Lisa Osborne.

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Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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