Buyer

Recruiter
Premier Engineering
Location
Tamworth
Salary
£25,000 per annum
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

JOB TITLE - Buyer

LOCATION - Tamworth

TERM - Permanent

SALARY - £25,000 - £35,000

A great opportunity has arisen for a Buyer to join a leading manufacturing company. The Buyer will be responsible for sourcing goods and services, equipment, and managing vendors.

Key responsibilities for the Buyer will be to:

  • Negotiate and manage suppliers on lead-time, cost and quality to obtain the maximum benefit
  • Assist with the purchasing requirements throughout the company regarding consumables and maintenance parts.
  • Place Purchase Orders with suppliers
  • Urge suppliers on delivery schedules to ensure on-time deliveries of final product.
  • Actively review the supplier base to ensure consistency with the businesses changing requirements
  • Ensure commercial and contractual compliances in all the procurement transactions.
  • Track and report key functional metrics to reduce cost and improve effectiveness

The Supply Chain Manager will possess the following skills/experience:

  • 4+ years of experience as a Buyer, preferably in the manufacturing industry
  • Ability to read and understand technical drawings
  • façade experience
  • CIPS qualified - Desirable

If you are interested in this Buyer position, and the relevant experience then please apply with an up to date CV.

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