Materials Buyer

28000.00 GBP Annual + 00
17 Jan 2019
14 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Materials Purchaser
GBP28,000 per annum (negotiable dependent on experience) Laptop, iPhone, pension scheme, death in service plan

Major food linked manufacturer is looking to secure a purchasing professional on an interim basis

Job role / duties

•Buy all materials/ goods including all purchases for the UK sites as well as some raw materials and products for overseas
•Negotiate the best prices and terms with suppliers and vendors
•Minimise stock by setting maximum and minimum stock levels and planning purchase frequency
•Ensure security of supply for key materials
•Monitor supplier performance
•Source materials for new products and product modifications
•Collaborate with development, engineering and quality assurance to identify new suppliers.
•Work with customer service, manufacturing and sales to forecast demand and plan purchasing
•Analyse inventories
•Create and manage product codes

to be considered for this role you must:

Have previous experience of purchasing/material buying.
Be detailed, analytical & perceptive
Possess excellent communication & negotiation skills and be confident dealing with all levels of people
Ability to interact with personnel from all levels of the business.
Be highly computer literate

Located in Telford this position is commutable from Shrewsbury, Wolverhampton, Cannock, Willenhall and surrounds

To apply for this exciting position please call Jayne Vaughan on or apply on line. If you have not received feedback in 14 days please deem your application as unsuccessful

Ethero staffing provides both permanent and temporary recruitment services to local businesses. With the simple ethos of local people for local jobs we aim to ensure that we support the local employment market whenever possible with targeted local advertising strategies and maximised local networking operations. Ethero Staffing's standard service provision ranks amongst the most competitive in the UK market place:- - Highly competitive charge rates - if we can save you money
we will. - Industry leading service guarantees to underline our belief in our ability - Forward provisions for contingency planning for clients using high volumes of staff - Candidate assessments specifically designed for a client or even a single job - Repeat customer discounts and long term contract cost reductions

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