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My client have a great have a fantastic opportunity to work for their procurment team in a direct buyer role.
The role of the buyer will be responsible for all transactional procuremeny activity associated with procuring a desiggnated range of goods ay optimum cost, delieverd on time and to the required quality.
Salary - £30 - 40k
Location - Kent
Duties and responsibilties of the buyer -
Responsible for all transactional procurement activity associated with a designated range of category suppliers
Accountability for day to day purchasing activities ensuring that parts are delivered on-time to suit customer requirements. From raising the Purchase order to the delivery of the product into stores ensuring availability for production within the required time-scales
Interpreting drawings and specifications and following rules in order to conform with our accreditations
Able to calculate batch sizes to both manage cost reduction, reduce in-house transactions whilst still optimising inventory levels to ensure product availability
Liaise with Quality, Operations and Engineering to ensure quality standards are adhered too in supply of goods and services.
The ideal candidate for the role will have -
Strong purchasing background with experience in procurement and an engineering background
Proven track record of cost savings and vendor management skills
Solid background in supply management
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.