Buyer (Engineering)

Ronin Limited
£28,000 - £34,000
26 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Buyer (Engineering) Location: Cambridge Salary: £28,000 - £34,000 This role reports into an impressive senior management team that has developed and inspired a progressive Procurement and Supply chain team. They nurture talented Procurement and Supply chain professionals, rotating these individuals around the organisations business units to ensure they fully appreciate the diversity of the business and that they grow as develop at an increased rate. You will be working for an developing and expanding engineering organisation. As an Engineering Buyer you will take responsibility for negotiating and coordinating the timely and cost effective supply of electro-mechanical components, assemblies and services in line with company cost and performance targets. The company have an outstanding industry reputation and you would work closely with cross functional teams with a strong focus on environmental and ethical trading considerations. Other responsibilities will include: - Develop long term supplier relationships with key vendors to ensure the timely and cost effective supply of electronic components. - Work closely with the engineering team on new electronic component requirements. - Negotiate cost and lead time reductions on bespoke components. - Complete the daily MRP output. - Develop new possibilities/opportunities for KANBAN replenishment system utilising MRP scheduling tools. - Work closely with the purchasing manager to ensure departmental objectives are achieved. For this role you will need: - A strong background of working as a Buyer working with electro-mechanical products. - Ideally CIPS qualified. - A good understanding of engineering, aerospace or defence
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