Buyer

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Recruiter
Reed Procurement & Supply Chain
Location
Chippenham, South West England
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A manufacturing company based in the Swindon area. Is currently recruiting for a full time permanent buyer. 

You will be reporting to the precurement manager, ensuring that materials are purchased in a timely manner while achieving value for money.

Responsibilities:
- Sourcing new components and new order placement
- Negotiating prices with suppliers, ensuring cost savings
- Materials management: identify shortages, create reports and order additioanl items
- Ensuring full compliance with company policies and health and safety procedures
- Order book management 
- Manage effectively the whole supply chain process to ensure that materials are available to meet schedules and business requirements.
- Daily use of excel/MRP

Candidate:
- Experience of working with a MRP based system
- Ideally a background in manufacturing
- Sourcing experience
- Negotiation skills

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