Job ref: CST/55557

Engineering Buyer (1 Year FTC)

Engineering Buyer (1 Year FTC)
Based in Stevenage

Job ref: CST/55557

Salary/Benefits: Commensurate with experience

The client:

Part of an international group, our client is a leading high volume and fast paced manufacturer.

The role:

Due to the addition of additional product lines, they have the immediate requirement for an Engineering Buyer. The successful applicant will be working directly with the Engineering department to source components for these new product lines. There is also be the requirement to conduct other purchasing functions in support of the wider purchasing team. It is important that the applicant has worked in Engineering and Production environments and has a sound mechanical background.

Key Requirements:

⦁ Must be fully accredited MCIPS or have 5 years’ experience in the field of procurement.
⦁ Must have a minimum of 2 years working knowledge of SAP within the field of purchasing.
⦁ Must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience sourcing mechanical and electrical components.
⦁ Must have a minimum of 2 years practiced experience using MS Excel.
⦁ Must possess the ability to understand engineering drawings.
⦁ Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills


⦁ Good working knowledge of other MS applications (Word, PowerPoint)
⦁ Previous experience working as a design engineer/draughtsman.
⦁ Fluent in an additional European language.


Listgrove is more than a global recruitment partner to its clients in the plastics, packaging, recycling and chemical industries. For over 45 years, we have supported companies with professional advice and successful HR solutions. All assignments are tailored to the client’s needs and delivered by expert consultants.

Why select Listgrove?

⦁ Established in 1975
⦁ Recruited in 68 countries
⦁ Recognised International brand
⦁ Exhibited around the world; in Russia, China, India, USA, Middle East, North Africa and extensively throughout Europe
⦁ Global network of candidates and talent data
⦁ Search projects completed across all functions and at all levels of seniority
⦁ Access to a network of offices across the world

For more information and access to a range of testimonials, please visit our website

For EU roles, candidates must be eligible to work and live in the European Union. Proof of eligibility will be required with your application.

Listgrove Limited Registered in England No: 01197713

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