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Buyer / Procurement Officer

Ref no. BHN571280
Salary £35,000 - £45,000/annum
Location Bristol, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

A leading multi-national aerospace & defence business are currently recruiting for a Buyer / Procurement Officer in Bristol (hybrid working) on a permanent fulltime basis.

Key skills required for this role

ASAP

Important

Proven experience as a Buyer, ideally manufactiring, engineering, aerospace, automotive, defence or other technical sectors.

Job description

A leading multi-national aerospace & defence business are currently recruiting for a Buyer / Procurement Officer in Bristol (hybrid working) on a permanent fulltime basis.

The Buyer / Procurement Officer will be responsible to create, validate and processing purchasing orders from requisitions through suppliers, obtaining quotes, agreeing terms & conditions in conjunction with commercial and wider operations, securing order acceptance, progressing chasing and tracking OTD to quality performances.

Role / Procurement Officer

Location - Bristol (hybrid working)

Type - Permanent

Salary - £35,000-£45,000 (DOE) + benefits

Key responsibilities of the Buyer / Procurement Officer role and not be limited to:

  • Working within the ERP system, management of the individual purchasing requirements from demand to receipt
  • Work collaboratively with other departments, such as programmes, bids, engineering, production operations and quality
  • Support to Supplier assessment and approvals
  • Supplier selection eg tenders, price lists/price breaks, frameworks, review of quotations
  • Supplier performance monitoring, expediting, problem resolution
  • Procurement planning and continuous improvement
  • Negotiate prices and terms with suppliers, supplier relationship management
  • Identification of alternate or second sources, and monitoring of supplier risk and financial robustness
  • Monitoring of long lead items and obsolescence stock and reporting.
  • Rejection of items and disposals/repairs in line with security guidance and environmental requirements

Key skills and experience required for Buyer / Procurement Officer role and not limited to:

  • Proven experience as a Buyer or a similar purchasing role
  • Good communication skills and team player
  • Experience in using ERP/MRP systems
  • Must be eligible to gain BPSS clearance

To apply for this Buyer / Strategic Buyer / Procurement Officer candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Eric Ho manages this role

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