Purchasing / Buyer - Engineering

Location
Truro
Salary
£17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted
04 May 2017
Closes
01 Jun 2017
Ref
00068180
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Function
Purchasing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is an opportunity for a purchasing Engineer to join a market leading Engineering company within the water industry.

This company has extensive experience and track record of working with all the major Water Utility companies throughout the UK and Eire. The head office and main manufacturing base is located in St Columb Cornwall UK providing Water Engineering Solutions to all manner of complex and simple problems.

Working independently and as part of a team in a busy office.

Applicant should have good general qualifications in Maths and English and should be computer literate, with focus on Microsoft Excel.

Previous experience within an engineering environment would be advantageous

Role involves:
- Working closely with the in house design engineers to source products and materials
- Obtaining supplier quotations to achieve "best price"
- Inputting of data, and helping with stock control.
- Generating purchase Orders to Suppliers.
- Compiling Job packets.
- Talking to suppliers face to face and on the phone, being able to negotiate prices and deliveries.
- Sourcing materials/items when needed.
- Communicating with all areas of the company on purchasing and stock requirements.
- Producing documentation for the Workshop.
- Helping with general office duties, answering calls, etc.

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