Senior Buyer - Electronics / Electrical

Recruiter
Barclay Meade
Location
Durham, County Durham
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
11 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A leading Electronics manufacturing business is currently recruiting for a newly created role as a Senior Buyer due to further growth and expansion on a permanent basis.

The Senior Buyer will manage the supply base to ensure cost, inventory and delivery objectives are met. The role will be developing sources of supply and monitoring supplier performance, managing and controlling inventory levels.

The Senior Buyer will liaise with both new & existing suppliers, good negotiation skills & have the ability to report back on cost reduction achievements.

Role - Senior Buyer, Electronics
Type - Permanent
Location - Durham
Salary - £25,000 - 35,000 + Benefits

Key responsibilities for Senior Buyer and will not be limited to:
* Negotiate and manage long term pricing agreements on critical commodities
* Implement and develop supplier pre-qualification process
* Complete purchase requirement with suppliers using MRP reports
* Vendor management
* Formulate strategies to maximise profitability
* Maintain accuracy of stock information on SAP, including lead time, pricing, current supplier information and current purchase order data
* RFQ / RFP

Key skills & experience required for Senior Buyer job applicant and will not limited to:
* Buyer / Purchasing experience sourcing Electronics / Electrical
* Manufacturing background
* M/CIPS Qualified is preferred however not essential
* Strong negotiation skills
* MRP / ERP - SAP
* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal communication

To apply for this Senior Buyer / Senior Buyer - Electronics / Electronics Senior Buyer, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK

To apply for this Senior Buyer / Senior Buyer - Electronics / Electronics Senior Buyer, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK