Premier Engineering
12 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Role - Buyer

Salary – Contract £32 - £35k Pro Rata (Maternity Cover)

Location – Leicestershire

Premier Engineering is working with a well-established client who are currently seeking an experienced Buyer to join their well-established team in Leicestershire.

As the Buyer, you will join a well-established team of professionals and will be responsible for liaising with various functions of the company to ensure all sourcing solutions are implemented in a timely manner with Project campaigns.

Key Responsibilities

* As the Buyer you must Ensure the purchasing of all goods is at the best price with highest quality
* Negotiating with suppliers on prices and Improving performance
* Liaise with relevant departments to ensure goods are being delivered with the right quality and quantity
* Working within your own functional area as well as the wider business
* Interpreting Technical drawings for components
* Develop key purchasing strategies whilst focusing on continuous improvement
* Identify Supply Chain issues and provide solutions
* Undertaking a Hands-on approach when required
* Sourcing Suppliers globally to reduce cost when possible

Successful candidates will possess the following skills and attributes

* Previous experience as buyer or within Purchasing
* Excellent Negotiation skills
* CIPS qualification would be advantageous
* Experience of working within an Engineering or Manufacturing environment would be advantageous
* Strong Influencing and interpersonal skills
* Self-Motivated
* Experience with ERP/MRP systems
* Understanding the complete aspect of planning and costing of projects

If you are a Buyer who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and feel you possess the relevant experience, please send me your latest CV or call Ilias Admani on (Apply online only)

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