|Job Ref:||204710028||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Middlesex||City:||Middlesex||Address:||Post Code:||HA0||Salary:||£26000 - £30000/annum bens||Post Date:||24/10/2016 10:04|
We are an established design, development and manufacturing company and due to ongoing development we are looking for a Buyer to support our Purchasing team.
Working as part of the core purchasing team as Buyer you will be responsible for supporting purchasing of consumables across a mechanical / electro-mechanical commodity range spanning, metalwork (machined and fabricated items), gaskets, seals as well as other associated items.
As Buyer you will undertake a key role supporting existing accounts and customers
Responsibilities for Buyer will include:
Place orders for a defined range of suppliers, using the MRP / ERP system
Ensure lowest overall cost of acquisition.
Ensure suppliers deliver product to agreed delivery dates. Progress chasing urgent requests as necessary.
Monitoring supplier performance
Maintaining an accurate record of stock holding for purchased parts
Dealing with invoice and delivery queries
Supporting and dealing with problems raised by the Quality department and communicating with Engineering
Work with purchasing team on projects (such as NPI projects)
Prepare data and documentation as necessary
The ideal candidate will be a Buyer with some experience in a production / manufacturing environment. Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) with the ability to make decisions, meet targets and work under pressure required. A business-like approach, tact and diplomacy when negotiating and the ability to absorb and assess information quickly is essential. Strong IT skills including Excel for data analysis advantageous.
Likely to suit individuals with a background as (but not limited to) Buyer, Supply Chain coordinator, Assistant Buyer, Engineering Buyer, Purchasing Assistant, Technical Buyer or similar
Orion Electrotech Ltd acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency and complies with the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations Act 2003