Buyer /Planner / Production Assistant

White Label Recruitment
From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
08 Apr 2017
08 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a Buyer/Planner from an Engineering background looking for the next step in your career?

Role – Buyer/Planner

Salary – £20k-£25k

Location – Greater Manchester.

White Label are recruiting for a Buyer/Planner to work with our client in Oldham. The company have been operating for 40 years and are a reputable company in the Mechanical Engineering Industry.

There is an opportunity for a dedicated and enthusiastic Supply Chain Professional to join the business and take control of the £0.5m purchasing budget and inventory control.

As part of this buyer biased role you will be operating in a lone role and will have responsibilities such as:

To liaise with Engineering to understand the material demand and requirements.

To manage suppliers raising new Purchase requisitions, source new suppliers, achieve cost savings by negotiating with suppliers.

To support the workshop manager and get involved in Production Planning.

Booking materials into stock & manage the stock.

Expedite materials and components from suppliers ensuing in time delivery.

Report and return faulty/rejected goods to supplier and liaise with supplier to identify and resolve issues in a timely manner (stock replacement, credit note or refund).

Report supplier performance issues for quality performance tracking in regards to supplier approval status.

Maintain and review inventory levels in line with company targets.

Essential Requirements:

·Strong computer skills.

·Shopfloor/Engineering Background.

·Able to read basic Engineering drawings.


·£20,000 - £25,000

·23 days holiday & Statutory

·Pension Scheme

·Life Insurance equivalent to 4x Annual Salary.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who has some experience but who also expresses the willingness to learn new skills.

Interviews will be held over the next 2 weeks and it is advised that if interested, you submit your CV now to avoid missing out!

To apply for the role please click to submit your CV now.