Buyer (Aerospace)

Network Recruitment Partnership
£30000 - £35000 per annum
14 Feb 2017
14 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job title: Buyer
Salary: £30,000-35,000
Location: Birmingham
Reference: 025417865

We are working with an established Aerospace business seeking an experienced Buyer to join their site in Birmingham.

  • Identify pipeline savings for assigned commodities in line with plant and departmental objectives.
  • Work with internal customers to reduce total acquisition costs.
  • Process purchase orders and expedite to ensure continuity of supply.
  • Ensure all enquiries and contracts are issued and agreed in accordance with company guidelines.
  • Understand and apply commercial / English law to all contracts.
  • Review supplier terms and conditions to identify and resolve areas of conflict.
  • Hold regular contract reviews with suppliers to ensure compliance and identify areas for improvement.
  • Ensure the MRP database is accurately maintained
  • Create and maintain departmental metrics - savings, stock outs, stock accuracy, orders processed, and variable cost forecast delivery performance.
  • Ensure payment terms for suppliers are in line with company policy or gain approval for non-standard terms.
  • Investigate quality complaints from internal customers and instigate corrective actions as necessary.
  • Carry out commercial audits of potential new vendors.
  • Identify potential customers for sale of assigned waste commodities.

  • Previous experience in an aerospace / engineering manufacturing environment.
  • Understanding of technical design and drawings.
  • Generating formal tender documents and contracts.
  • Competent with office suite and SAP.

How to Apply:
Click Apply or call Josh Handley for a confidential discussion on O121 45O 5O2O

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