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REQ ID: 57029
JOB TITLE: Delivery Buyer
SALARY: £32,500 - £40,000
POSTING END DATE: 24/06/2021


Beyond Property, Purchasing, HR and IT, more than being part of our Finance or Marketing teams, beyond even Sales and Service, every role in every business area offers unique opportunities to make an impact on the future of mobility and the automotive industry.




An exciting opportunity to join the Procurement team within Electrical Production Purchasing at Jaguar Land Rover, where you’ll join a fast-moving team responsible for bringing JLR vehicles into a digital world of Connected Cars, Electrification and more.


You’ll be reporting to the Regional Purchasing Manager this role will see you have responsibility for managing the external supply chain from Jaguar Land Rover suppliers.

You’ll support the Global Commodity Leaders and Global Strategic Buyers in the development and execution of commodity strategies and the Global sourcing activity through the Global Sourcing Process (GSP).  

You’ll be responsible for all post sourcing and contract management activities for designated commodities and suppliers within your region. 

You’ll develop and execute key performance indicators across the designated regional suppliers, engaging with stakeholders and specialists within the Purchasing Function as required, ensuring supplier performance to meet JLR QCDMT requirements.


This role is also a pivotal role for interface with other key functions within Jaguar Land Rover and acts as a core conduit for true cross functional working across Production Purchasing, MP&L, STA, Product Engineering, Cost Engineering and Manufacturing. 



You’ll need to be Degree qualified or have equivalent working experience

You’ll need to deliver supply chain solutions in a fast paced, high pressured manufacturing environment

You’ll need the ability to work independently, results driven, demonstrating tenacity, with the ability to deliver operational plans in a highly demanding environment.
Implementing and delivering purchasing strategies with the focus on total value chain delivery

You’ll need to identify opportunities for creating value in a commodity or commodities

You’ll need to be an individual who responds constructively to new ideas and inputs
You’ll need an effective communicator with the ability to communicate with key stakeholders to influence cross-functional engagement
You’ll need to be an effective team player

You’ll need to maintain compliance with standard policies and procedures




Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

Please be aware that we may close this vacancy for applications before the stated deadline if we receive a high volume of interest. We strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible.

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.



At Jaguar Land Rover, we are passionate about our people. They are at the heart of our business. We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive culture that is representative of our global customers and the society in which we live; a culture in which every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work, and reach their full potential.


Find out what to expect at each stage of the process along with some hints and tips.


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We look after our employees by offering a host of benefits and investing in their talent through award-winning training

Job Segment: Procurement, Engineer, Electrical, Purchasing, Supply, Operations, Engineering, Finance

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