|Job Ref:||204792790||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Northumebrland||Address:||Salary:||£24000/annum||Post Date:||15/10/2016 04:04|
Overview / Company|
An opportunity has become available for a Buyer to join an established team in Northumberland.
In this role as Buyer you will support the business plan by supplying the Company's needs with a secure and timely supply of purchased inputs of the specified quality and at the lowest acquisition cost. Some of the duties involve:
Taking responsibility for the delivery of reliable, quality purchasing services, specifically in mechanical engineering materials, hire equipment and both technical and support services.
Implementing the Purchasing Policy when carrying out all purchasing activities for the effective sourcing and supply of materials and services.
Supervise and manage the flow of daily activities in order to deliver the best quality purchasing service for the Company.
Utilise systems to reduce purchasing transactional costs.
Carry out special projects as required and deputise for the buyers as necessary.
Attend training courses and meetings as necessary.
Observe and comply with all the Company Quality Systems as detailed in the Quality Manual.
The successful candidate must have a good standard of secondary education, have a membership or studying for CIPS desirable and knowledge of sourcing materials for mechanical engineering essential.
Experience of SAP MM would be advantageous, intermediate standard of IT skills and competent use of Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
Driving Licence required