06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is looking for Buyer to join their team on a full time, permanent basis. You will operate as a key member of an integrated procurement team, providing a professional service to the business whilst ensuring the best value from internal and external suppliers and customer.

About the job
This Buyer role has arisen with an established Plymouth based aerospace manufacturer due to the previous post holder moving onto other opportunities. As a Buyer with this renowned company who is a leader in the global aerospace and defence markets, you will have a number of responsibilities.

You will be given the opportunity to support supplier relationships including participation in business reviews. Negotiate costs, terms and conditions and manage any supplier queries or quality issues that may arise; escalating accordingly when appropriate. Management of the critical path is essential as you will need to ensure materials are always delivered on time. In addition you will also provide support in your job as buyer in supporting supplier selection activities.

About the ideal candidate:
To be considered for the job, you will have at least 2 years' procurement experience. Ideally this experience will come from a military/aerospace environment with a mechanical or electronic bias. If you have experience using SAP or similar programs, this would also be to your advantage.

£25,000 per annum (Salary is negotiable for the right candidate)
Additional benefits will be discussed once shortlisted

Application process
In order to be considered for this excellent opportunity please click the apply button below and submit your CV today.
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks of application by telephone for a short over the phone interview prior to being submitted to the client.
If you would like to know more about the role, call the Manpower Plymouth branch a call and ask to speak to Laura Milne.