Buyer - Motorsport

Location: Woking, GB

We are seeking an experienced energetic Buyer, to join our Motorsports purchasing team at our McLaren Woking site on a permanent basis.

You will be working within a team of 3 Senior Buyers, 3 Buyers and 1 Purchase Administrator.

You will responsible execution and commodity of sourcing strategies and supplier nominations. You will be managing supplier management, key suppliers and commodity management. You will be providing purchasing support and production aftersales.

You will be identifying and implementing cost reduction opportunities, negotiating, nominations, delivery and quotation analysis. You will have the ability to build strong relationships with key stakeholders within the programme team and provide full supply chain support for any identified project activities/requirements.

Our ideal candidate would be first-rate at prioritising and problem-solving. You would be able to build exceptional working relationships and would deal with conflicts and issues with ease. You will have experience gained working within a cross-functional environment.  It is essential you have gained your experience within an automotive company either Motorsport or OEM or both.

This role offers the following benefits:

  • Salary: Competitive.
  • A structured Career Development Framework to support your development.
  • 25 days annual leave plus public holidays.
  • Provision of a regular shuttle bus to and from Woking station at key commuting times.
  • On-site subsidised restaurant.
  • Life assurance to the value of 4 times base salary (statutory cap applies).
  • Eligibility to participate in our preferential lease car scheme.
  • *Eligibility for company funded individual private healthcare; this also comes with the opportunity to extend to partner or spouse and/or dependants at a discounted rate.
  • *Auto enrolment on to the company’s pension scheme.
  • *Enhanced company maternity, paternity or adoption leave and pay.
  • Group activities forum which organise a range of activities from sporting competitions to museum visits and family events.
  • *Travel incentives such as Ride to Work scheme and Season Ticket Loans.
  • Break out refreshment areas and a coffee bar with wi-fi facilities.
  • The opportunity to become a member of the on-site McLaren Fitness and Wellbeing Centre.

* Qualifying period applies

 Submit your application via ‘apply now’.

We recognise that to be as good at people as we are cars, we can only achieve our vision with the dedication and collaboration of our world class employees.  It is our aim to become the employer of choice within the global automotive industry.