Buyer - Interiors


Competitive + benefits
Procurement, Automotive
Wiltshire, Hullavington - United Kingdom


Dyson offers unique opportunity for a Buyer to work with the in the expanding Procurement Team in Interiors working on our Electric Vehicle programme based in our new facility within Hullavington.


  • Own & manage a complex range of Interiors commodities
  • Develop and deliver category strategies for a diverse range of commodities
  • Fulfil departmental objectives, to include (but not limited to) cost targets, supplier performance and delivery
  • Meeting Financial and FTA Targets
  • Ensuring Supplier’s hit key production milestones while delivering a first class service
  • Managing Commercial terms and conditions as well as Legal compliance – particularly with regards to IP. Support for all supplier visits including launch reviews
  • Identify and source supply partners, in line with a departmental sourcing process 
  • An adept cross functional team worker, with a proven track record of successful stakeholder management
  • Experience of managing a sourcing process from market research through to supplier nomination, contract award and contract management
  • Support a continuous improvement program to advance procurement processes, governance and capabilities across the group


  • Business related degree preferred but not essential.
  • A purchasing/finance related qualification would be an advantage
  • Previous experience in a procurement function within a manufacturing environment, Automotive would be an advantage
  • Confident, articulate and experienced in working at pace in a highly dynamic and fast moving business environment
  • Tenacity and drive to achieve results
  • Ability to build and develop strategic supply relationships across a highly diverse range of commodities and supply markets
  • Advanced negotiation and clear communication skills evidenced
  • Previous experience of SAP and Share Point would be a clear advantage
  • A Full passport, Driving licence and willingness to travel long haul on a reasonably regular basis is also essential


27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays

Pension scheme

Performance related bonus

Life assurance

Free on-site parking

Lift share scheme

Subsidised café and restaurants

Discount on Dyson machines

Posted: 27 March 2019