2x Buyer roles: Permanent role and 6 months Fixed Term Contract £26,000-£27,000
Your new company
Hays is currently working with well respected manufacturing company who are recruiting for a Buyer (6 months Fixed Term Contract) and Technical Buyer (permanent).
Your new role
Raising purchase orders for stock items, consumables, maintenance parts, raw materials from requisitions and the auto generate stock sheet. Informing Sales and Production Control of any late deliveries or problems with orders which may affect production or job card despatch dates. Negotiating the best price and checking up to date lead times from Suppliers and updating the stock cards accordingly Obtaining quotes for the Sales and Costings department. Checking order confirmations. Quarterly usage check on export orders, to maintain the correct quantity is being ordered. Ensure that orders are placed in a timely and appropriate manner and that lead times and delivery schedules are appropriately managed Following the Company policy and procedures to the highest standard. Progressing orders for updates on deliveries, general filing, amending invoice queries and updating supplier performances.
What you'll need to succeed
- Detail orientated and highly organised with the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
- Able to communicate confidently with people at all levels within the organisation.
- Able to work to tight deadlines.
- Previous Buying experience
- Previous procurement experience ideally within an engineering company.
- Experience with high volume ordering
- Able to work as part of a team
- CIPS Qualification - desirable
What you'll get in return
In return you will receive a competitive salary along with other company benefits.
Buyer 6 month Fixed term Contract: up to £26,000
Technical Buyer (permanent): up to £27,000
What you need to do now
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