Senior Buyer 6 Month Contract

Recruiter
Interaction Recruitment
Location
Peterborough
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Role: Buyer

6 month fixed term contract

Main duties:

  • - Identify new Suppliers as necessary to support product demand and evaluate current suppliers and take ownership of supplier risk management.

  • Develop and implement a vendor rating system and manage follow-up action to improve poor performing suppliers.

  • Negotiate Supplier Contracts and payment terms with periodical reviews of agreements.

  • Identifying opportunities for Value Improvement in supply base to deliver maximum product availability and cost efficiency.

  • Understanding of engineering fundamentals to be able to provide support supplier development.

  • Support the Operations function to minimise physical material holding utilising Supplier safety stock holding where possible.

  • Develop reports for supplier spends / performance through MRPii systems.

  • Supporting all standard daily Purchasing activities to meet Production demand.

  • Co-ordinate with supplier quality and their resolution; monitor the cost of poor quality and the effects on inventory value.

Successful candidate would have experience working within an Engineering industry and purchased Engineering components (electrical/mechanical)

If you are interested in the above role please apply using the link below or you can contact Hollie Church on

Buyer/purchasing/engineering/fmcg/packaging/plastics/electro-mechanical/