Senior Buyer - Fareham

Recruiter
Shorterm Group
Location
Fareham
Salary
£40000 - £45000/annum
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Buyer - Fareham

We are working with a dynamic Precision Engineering organisation who are looking for a high calibre Senior Buyer to join the Supply Chain Team on a permanent basis, in the Fareham Area.

The Role
Reporting into the Supply Chain Manager the Buyer will be responsible for a set of vendors, placing orders, NPI and full cradle to grave purchasing. The Buyer will source for a range of commodities, price negotiations, order/scheduling and progressing component parts throughout the process, ensuring on time delivery.

Responsibilities
- Raising purchase orders
- Monitor and progress orders with suppliers, ensuring items are delivered on time
- Apply cost savings initiatives
- Communicate with internal customers on delivery issues etc,
- Monitor supplier performances

You
The successful candidate will ideally have experience in a similar role within an engineering manufacturing organisation. The Buyer will be happy to work in an autonomous way on a daily basis, however will also be supported with and work in collaboration with the Supply Chain team. You will thrive in a pressurised environment, and ideally you will have an understanding of New Product Introduction, and cradle to grave projects.

Skills
MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Project, Syspro
Understanding of MRP
CIPs advantageous
Mechanical Component Engineering background

Your Team and company
The Supply Chain Department consists of the SCM and a small team of Buyers. The company are at the forefront of technology and they're competitive within their field and working within the Aerospace, Oil and Gas and Pharmaceutical industries. The company offer a flexible working hours, with an early finish on Fridays, excellent benefits including 5 weeks holidays, healthcare, childcare vouchers, Pension Scheme