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£30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted on August 9, 2021
Expires on October 4, 2021

About the role

Our client are a manufacturing business operating in multiple high precision, high tech industries. They wish to appoint a Buyer is to be responsible for all procurement of standard components and unique manufactured components to design specifications. Working in partnership with current and potential suppliers the appointed Buyer will provide a high standard of quality and service to buy what is needed on time at a great price. This is a days based role offering good benefits and a great working environment. You need to be able to read Engineering Drawings and have good knowledge of mechanical engineering.

Buyer – Role and Responsibilities – Procurement / Purchasing / Supply Chain / Manufacturing / Engineering / Buying / Mechanical

* Purchase goods, materials, components or services in accordance with specified technical, quality and delivery requirements
* Negotiate contracts, improved prices and terms of business with suppliers and review opportunities to make business savings utilising negotiation and procurement best practice tools and methods
* Prepare purchase orders in line with final negotiations with selected suppliers
* Support new customer proposals as required with cost and lead-time estimates
* Provide procurement support for new designs, and when necessary, participate in bid reviews and evaluations

Buyer – Skills and Abilities – Procurement / Purchasing / Supply Chain / Manufacturing / Engineering / Buying / Mechanical

* A recognised qualification in manufacturing or engineering (beneficial)
* Well established experience in buying / procurement in engineering
* Possess strong knowledge on procuring technical equipment / materials
* Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities, negotiate effectively and to coach other members of the team where appropriate

Buyer, Procurement, Purchasing, Engineering, Supply Chain, Mechanical

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