Buyer - Leicester

CK Group (Science, Clinical, IT and Engineers)
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Preetha Sampath is recruiting for a Buyer to work within a manufacturing environment for a Materials (Composites) company that manufacture a range of industrial fabrics and materials. The Buyer will work on their site in Leicester on a contract basis for 6 months.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the following:
·Purchase Order approval workflows are followed and respected.
·Purchase Order integrity
·New Supplier approval process is adhered to.
·New material qualification processes are followed.
·All KPIs are prepared and updated as required.
·Vendor Return processing.
·To support the Supply Chain Manager with Supplier improvement initiatives.
·To promote a culture of Continuous Improvement and Employee Development.
·To contribute/lead Improvement projects as required.
·To manage the Engineering Stores buying operation and resources.
·Support to Technical purchasing in identifying new vendors/alternative products.
·To liaise with the Research +Technology Dept. to accurately set up / change new BOMs

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:
-Proven experience in Supply Chain / Buying.
-Experience of working with ERP systems.
-Previous experience of buying technical components would be an advantage.

Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Engineers is an Equal Opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference ENG39501 in all correspondence