Come and work with us the “TT Way” which means we do the right thing, bring out the best in each other, achieve more together, champion expertise and get the job done…well! With approximately 4100 colleagues we operate from 21 locations around the world. Building the expertise of our people is critical to the future success of our organisation.
TT Electronics is a global provider of engineered electronics. We collaborate with customers in the transportation, industrial, medical, and aerospace and defence markets, providing them with engineering expertise and support through a global network of specialists and world class facilities. As a responsible employer we encourage all our people to “give something back” by supporting the local communities in which we operate.
We’re currently recruiting for a Purchasing Manager within Power and Hybrid based in Lutterworth where we manufacture high-reliability semiconductor devices for customers in the aerospace, space and defence markets.
In this role you will be responsible for raw material and sub contract cost reduction, supplier selection and the forecasting of pricing trends to support business decisions.
Further key responsibilities will include;
To be successful you will have excellent people management and leadership skills coupled with the ability to think strategically with an innovative approach to problem solving. Negotiation will be your expertise with a demonstrable track record of cost reduction through use of appropriate strategic purchasing tools. Resilience, influence, willingness and ability to make sound decisions are vital traits to getting the job done well.
Previous experience of MRP systems is essential; in particular a working knowledge of SAP would be advantageous. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft office applications, particularly excel is also essential. The successful candidate will be CIPS qualified.