We currently have roles for 2 Buyers to join our growing Purchasing team.

You will be responsible for the purchase of all goods and services required to support the current production of products and services and key projects across the Company.

Responsibilities

  • In conjunction with the Head of Supply Chain, engage with key suppliers to negotiate and agree acceptable commercial terms that are in the Company’s best interest.

  • Purchase goods, materials, components and services within cost, quality, and delivery targets.

  • Drive down costs and work on cost reduction initiatives without affecting quality or delivery.

  • Research new components and suppliers.

  • Build and maintain excellent supplier relationships with key supply partners.

  • Evaluate supplier performance and contribute to performance reviews to ensure contract compliance.

  • Support the Head of Supply Chain with forecasting future purchasing requirements.

  • Monitor the quality and timeliness of materials and goods supplied and work with key suppliers to address price, quality, delivery, or invoice issues that may arise.

  • Liaise with MRP/ERP Manager and MRP Controller to maintain data for the MRP system.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Preferably CIPS Qualified or working towards an equivalent purchasing qualification

  • Previous experience within an automotive, manufacturing or low-volume electronics sector

  • Excellent supplier relationships

  •  Computer literate, with advanced Excel skills and experience of MRP systems

If you are interested or know anyone suitable please contact me or send a CV and covering letter by Friday 18 November 2021.

 

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