An established family run manufacturing company based in South East London have a fantastic opportunity for a Buyer to join the team. You would be responsible for purchasing all raw materials required for the factory (Mainly sheet metal) along with managing the stock levels for the resale side of the business.
We are looking to speak with candidates who have experience purchasing raw materials within a manufacturing environment, who are analytical and are confident using excel.
Purchase raw materials for the factory
Negotiate terms and prices with suppliers
Manage stock levels of finished goods bought in for resale side of the business
Maintain relationships with current supply base
Build relationships with the production team
Take on specific projects, (e.g. sourcing suppliers for new machinery)
Identify areas where improvements can be made
Help improve purchasing processes and functions
Analyse data using excel
Purchased raw materials such as sheet metal
Experience in a manufacturing environment
Great excel skills, able to analyse data effectively
Good communication skills
Understand production processes
If you would like to be considered for the position, don't miss out submit your CV now!