Purchasing Manager

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Arundel
Posted
04 Jan 2019
Closes
31 Jan 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Purchasing Manager- Competitive Salary
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Technical Buyer to join our leading manufacturing organisation based on the South Coast.
Serving high end motorsport, automotive, aerospace and marine industries, with a strong focus on production control and quality, with an ethos set deep in lean manufacturing, from purchase, engineering, project management, manufacture, quality, through to final release.
As a buyer you will be responsible for the acquisition of consumables and technical materials and services required in the production of our customer projects, as well as general purchasing.
You will be highly motivated to drive continuous improvement, with a can-do attitude whilst maintaining a high standard of professionalism at all times.
Key Responsibilities :
* Purchasing technical materials, including metallics, pattern block and prepregs
* Interpreting engineering drawings and BoMs
* Identify the correct purchasing strategy for the full range of materials and services
* Build relationships with key suppliers and monitor performance to ensure delivery and quality targets are met and costs are optimised
* Run and action the company MRP reports / maintain MRP and ERP with live data relating to supplier delivery dates
* Ensure timely and efficient delivery of materials
* Maintain company stock holdings to the agreed re-order levels
* Seek continual improvement, especially in relation to reducing costs and maintaining stock at an optimised level
* Work closely with Project Management, Production and Quality
* Attend contract reviews where required to provide procurement input
Skills Required:
* Excellent communication skills at all levels
* Experience of buying within a manufacturing facility
* Knowledge and experience of MRP systems and MS Office
* Experience of working within an aerospace or motorsport environment would be an advantage
* CIPS qualified desirable
If you would like to be part of our professional, friendly company click on “APPLY” today and send an up to date copy of your CV for our consideration

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