Technical Production Buyer

Recruiter
MAP Design & Engineering
Location
Oldham
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Technical Production Buyer £30,000 - £38,000 per annum Based in Oldham Our client is a renowned international company that design and manufacture automated machinery used in a variety of industries. They have seen rapid expansion over the last two years and are looking to recruit an experienced buyer to support the growth. The Successful Candidate will be:- * A positive, clear communicator who loves working and talking to people. * Have experience within an engineering buyer role. * Have an excellent attention to detail. * Strong negotiation skills. * Have excellent IT skills using Excel, SAP experience would be good. * Able to read engineering drawings. * Preferably be CIPS qualified The Role This is a key role within the purchasing department that requires an experienced technical buyer who's looking for a new challenge with excellent potential to progress their career. Our client is looking at streamlining costs and becoming leaner so there is the opportunity to source your own suppliers from across the globe. You will be working with a number of different people across multi-functional teams supporting their purchasing activities. You will be from an engineering/manufacturing background with the ability to read engineering drawings. You will be using Microsoft excel and SAP, keeping costs to a minimum without compromising on quality. This role can be what you want to make of it! The right person needs to have initiative to make decisions and see new opportunities. The Reasons to Apply The company are renowned as an excellent employer providing internal and excellent training (such as further CIPS qualifications). You will receive regular appraisals including salary review meaning your performance will be rewarded where necessary. If you are interested in this position then please call James Taylor to discuss further