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My client have a fantastic opportunity to join their procurement team as buyer.
This position of the buyer will be purchases assigned items such as specific commodities,. ensuring the meeting of quality, delivery, and specification requirements at the lowest possible cost. The buyer will sources new suppliers, negotiates prices/terms and conditions, assesses supplier performance, requests corrective action when required, and expedites material orders to ensure timely and economical completion of customer requirements.
Location - Fareham
Salary - £28 - 36k plus benefits
The roles and responsibilities of the buyer will be -
Balances current and future demand requirements with supplier capabilities/capacities to ensure completion of customer requirements
Prepares competitive bidding documentation and evaluates supplier quotations to select sources of supply utilising commercially available sources to verify financial stability
Negotiates contractual terms regarding quantity, price, delivery, quality, freight routings, and other standard or special contract terms
Evaluates current and potential sources of supply to identify and prioritize areas requiring new sources of supply or performance improvement
Expedites supplier material, where required, to meet shortfall between current plan and customer order requirements
Arranges for or assists in the disposal of surplus material
The ideal candidate for the role will have -
Experience in a manufacturing environment
Understanding of MRP
2 years plus in a supply chain focussed role
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.