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Purchasing Controller

Location: Washington

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 167233

Our international automotive manufacturing client based in Washington is looking for a Purchasing Controller to join them on a permanent basis.

Job Role

  • Take Commercial lead in all tooling and associated products Purchasing activity on behalf of the business

  • Communicate all commercial aspects of optimum tooling costs and associated products to the business in a timely and professional manner

  • Give ongoing Purchase support to buyers as and when required

  • Ensure Production Tooling, Gauges, Assembly Jigs and Fixtures are purchased at optimum cost and in a timely manner to support new model launches


  • Be able to deal with key customers at all levels of the business through good communications

  • Awareness of PDCA and QCDDM would be benefit

  • Good analytical and presentation skills both written and verbal

  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes