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Buyer (BBBH13117) Newport, Wales

Salary: GBP30 - GBP35 per hour

My client is looking for a Buyer to join them on an initial 10-month basis. As the Buyer you will be responsible for procuring goods and services on behalf of Client procuring services for Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Customer Services, Research & Technology, across all Client’s divisions.

Role: Buyer
Pay: £32 per hour via Umbrella
Location: Newport (3 days onsite/ 2 days remote)
Contract: 10 Months
Hours: Monday – Friday, 37 hours per week
Security Clearance: Security Cleared


  • To Manage the sourcing activity for Engineering Services required by major programmes for Client in the UK
  • Management of call for tenders and contractual negotiation to achieve the best purchasing conditions in accordance within Company requirements (Internal - External)
  • Monitoring the contract during innovation, development, serial and support phases with suppliers and Company stakeholders to achieve throughout the contract life cycle a complete application of terms and conditions to ensure suppliers deliver the expected performance in all dimensions (Logistics, support, quality, cost.)
  • Managing the day-to-day relationships with suppliers and running projects to optimise customer value, while minimising total cost of ownership & risks
  • Being an active part and contributing to the Multi-Functional Team which includes Procurement, Engineering, Programme, Security, Commercial & Contracts, Ethics & Compliance all along the tendering, contracting and contract life cycle phases

Skillset/experience required:

  • Degree in Engineering and/or Business School
  • Excellent communication skills at negotiation level
  • Customer focused and solution oriented
  • Autonomous and self-motivating professional who likes to work in a dynamic and collaborative team
  • Requires awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Natalie Dalkin at Line Up Aviation
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