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My client are a manufacturing organisation who are currenetly looking for a buyer to join them on permanent basis.
Salary - £30 - 35k
Location - Weybridge
The roles and responsibilities of the buyer will be -
Direct & Indirect procurement
Planning of materials requirements to ensure timely deliveries and efficient materials control.
Competitive bidding, negotiation and quotation analysis, compliant with company policy and procedures.
Supplier evaluation, selection and development.
Daily expediting of material to satisfy production schedules and implementation of appropriate recovery plans. Shortage reporting and resolution.
Purchase order management ensuring accurate system data and an effective purchase-to-pay process
Cost estimating in support of bid teams.
Procurement support to the facilities management team.
Delivery and reporting of cost-savings in support of company objectives.
Comply with Company policies and procedures including, but not limited to, ISO9001, ISO14001.
Occasional support for Import Export function.
Diploma / Degree qualified preferred or equivalent practical experience.
CIPS preferred or currently studying for CIPS.
Proven experience within automotive / manufacturing industries.
An excellent understanding of technical drawings, design intent and manufacturing processes.
Experience of indirect procurement
Project management skills, able to plan and deliver to tight deadlines.
Proficient use of MS applications with good understanding of MRP and other planning systems (SAP preferred).
Skilled in negotiation.
Excellent organisational skills and capable of managing own time.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Full driving licence.
Barclay Meade acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.
Gattaca Plc provides support services to Barclay Meade and may assist with processing your application.