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Job Title:

Buyer - preston , United Kingdom

Salary Range:

£25.00 - £25.00

Job Description:


Advantage Resourcing is seeking candidate to apply for a 6 months contact as a Buyer with a leading Defence and Aerospace company. This will be working within a defence environment and looking for a detailed knowledge of Procurement and Supplier Management. This will be at the rate of £25.00 per hour working on 7.4 hours per day average.

What we are looking for in you:

  • Detailed knowledge of Procurement & Supplier Management.
  • Knowledge and understanding of terms & conditions in a Defence environment.
  • Good business, market and competitor knowledge in order to support/contribute to strategy formulation and growth.
  • Experience in similar role within a Defence or secure data/communications environment.
  • Experience of Export Control in a Defence environment.
  • Experience in use of SAP or similar ERP systems.
  • CIPS qualification desirable or a willingness to study for.


  • You should be able to demonstrate that:

  • You have a 'can do' attitude; deliver on commitments within agreed budgets and timescales
  • You enjoy team dynamics and contribute to a positive team spirit
  • A willingness to work away from your home site for periods of time
  • Self-organisation – you’ll be good at managing time and conflicting priorities
  • You are innovative and able to drive improvement
  • You relish taking responsibility for yourself.


For more information please contact Martin Hartshorne at Advantage Resourcing. The internal reference number of this vacancy is 826679

Please note that due to the high number of applications it’s not always possible to provide detailed feedback to all candidates, please accept my apologies for this 


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preston , United Kingdom

Engineering / Buyer

Job Type:
Temp Position

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Job Title: Buyer

Location: preston , United Kingdom

Job Type: Temp Position

Reference ID: 826679

Posted Date: 10/09/2019

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