Buyer

Recruiter
Extension Recruitment
Location
Great Usworth
Posted
20 Jun 2018
Closes
29 Jun 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a successful OEM manufacturer based in the Tyne and Wear area with an international client base. The company has experienced significant growth and now wish to appoint a Buyer to be based within their team in Washington.

Duties will include:

  • Inputting orders into MRP system
  • Expediting and rescheduling orders
  • Sourcing and negotiating with existing and alternative suppliers
  • Supplier relationship management
  • Liaising with production and planning departments to ensure timely material availability
  • Control of material stock levels
  • Ongoing maintenance of MRP system
  • Promotion of purchasing best practice principles throughout the department and the organisation
  • Liaison with Engineering and Quality Departments for product approval.

The successful applicant will have;

  • Excellent communication both written and verbal.
  • Understands the principles of purchasing and cost-effectiveness
  • Previous experience using an MRP system
  • Previous experience working within a manufacturing organization.

Hours of work

8am-4.15pm Monday - Thursday

8am-3pm Friday

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