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Commodity Buyers

Salary: Competitive


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14 December 2018



Job Description
Zenon is delighted to be commissioned by one the European Aerospace company to source several Commodity Buyers on a permanent basis for their facilities based in Europe.


• Structure (manufacture, assemblies, metal and composites)
• Mechatronics (fine mechanics, hydraulics, electronics ...)
• Indirect (Opex, Capex, Energy, ICT ...)


• Attractive Salary
• Company Benefits
• Additional training and opportunities for personal development

Main Duties and Responsibilities:-

• Decide purchasing strategies according to the type of need
• Research and manage sources of supply
• Negotiate contracts and monitor suppliers
• Ensure the management of the Supplier relationship
• Ensure contacts with Company Group's internal clients (for example: design to cost)

Minimum Skills and Experience:-

• Minimum two (2) years’ experience of similar type role.
• Higher technical studies at the minimum University level;
• A specialization in Purchasing will be advantageous
• Knowledge and application of best practices in purchasing
• Ability to work in synergy with team members
• Assertive communication
• Active knowledge of MSOffice
• Knowledge of SAP will be advantageous
• Thorough knowledge of French and / or Dutch and English
• High level of creativity skills and new solution methods.

Why Choose Zenon Aviation?

In the ever changing and dynamic market place, Zenon Aviation knows that the support and care we provide to candidates is vital in assisting you in achieving your career aspirations. Our team of dedicated consultants will deal with you application efficiently and more importantly confidentially, providing a professional and reliable service.

If the above opportunity is of interest to you please forward your CV to in confidence.

Alternatively, for a confidential call with our Senior Recruitment Consultant Antonio Navarro, please phone +44 (0)1483332000

All applications will be handled in the strictest confidence and unless you hear from us within 10 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Only candidates with the right to work within the EU will be considered.

Zenon Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.