Buyer

Recruiter
Excipion
Location
Swindon
Salary
£30000 - £35000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Buyer - £30k - Swindon - Permanent

Excipion are currently recruiting for a Buyer to join a global manufacturing business who engineer and install fiber optic products and associated equipment.

The main functions of this role are to support the manufacturing facility by ensuring timely purchase of materials for the manufacture of fibre optic cable and accessories.

Buyer Responsibilities:

To ensure that purchases are made at the lowest possible overall cost to the company
To ensure that the level of Inventory Items remains within agreed financial values
To produce monthly Purchasing Reports (KPI's).
The link between the organisation and the supplier base
Good relationships are built with the supplier base and that innovative ways are found to reduce the cost base

Buyer Capabilities:
Strong Microsoft Office Skills; Excel
ERP System knowledge: Oracle an advantage
Experience of purchasing within a manufacturing background.
CIPS qualified or part qualified
Knowledge of Fibre optice, wire or cable industry is an advantage.

This role is likely to suit a Buyer or Senior Buyer or Purchasing Specialist or Material Buyer or Planner or Inventory Specialist or Procurement specialist or Procurement Lead or Purchasing Manager.

Please call Rosie Kent on (Apply online only) for more information on this role or email your CV

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