Engineering Buyer

Recruiter
Enterprise Recruitment
Location
Pulborough
Salary
£28000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Engineering Buyer

Working for an expanding hi-tech 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 and manufacturing.