Triumph Group

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Indirect Buyer

Indirect Buyer

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Full time
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Purchasing/Supply Chain - All
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Purchasing and supplier performance management of Indirect materials and service purchases for UK & IOM facilities.


    • Management of the Supply Chain Workbench for timely placement of purchase orders.
    • Ensure appropriate T&Cs, quality instructions and customer requirements are provided to suppliers.
    • Coordinate delivery status, communicate internally and manage any recovery to support the business requirements
    • Ensure forecast data is obtained and updated into the utilised Business System
    • Manage total supplier delivery performance, support supplier business reviews and manage and monitor OTIF and Overdue performance metrics
    • Negotiating best cost, delivery terms and days to pay.
    • Support supplier selection process when required.
    • Timely conversion of requisitions into purchase orders-these are to be processed in the same day received.
    • Ensuring Non-Disclosure agreements are in place for Suppliers.
    • Data gathering to support Indirect Purchasing Manager for Negotiation Plans and Long Term Agreements.
    • Completion of any work-related tasks, which would be deemed reasonable of this role.


      • Ability to read and translate Engineering drawings and documentation
      • Previous experience in a purchasing role is essential, preferably Aerospace but not essential.
      • Inter-operational process management experience, with a good knowledge of purchasing procedures, is essential
      • Excellent negotiating skills required
      • Good project management skills
      • Task / Achievement focussed
      • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to meet deadlines is a must.
      • Previous experience of using a Syteline system is desirable.

        • Based in Staverton, Gloucestershire UK
        • Travel to other Triumph sites may be required
        • Working at supplier sites may be required
        • Hours of Employment: 37 hours a week, flexibility may be required.
    • Successful applicants receive conditional offers to be subject to satisfactory references, Disclosure Scotland and Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) clearance, a right to work in the UK and willingness to complete a pre-employment medical questionnaire.