Buyer - Minchinhampton
My exciting, growing company based in Minchinhampton is currently recruiting for a Buyer to join their team on a 12-24-month Maternity contract, however it is likely to go permanent.
This is an excellent opportunity for candidate with previous experience within buying/procurement and looking to join an expanding company!
-Update and Maintain MRP system with pricing, lead-times and supplier details.
-Raising of Requisitions and Purchase Orders, ensuring adherence to process.
-Obtain up to date pricing/ Lead-time information from Suppliers when required
-Use MRP to forecast usage and adapt purchasing as required.
-Support supplier negotiations for new product, pricing increases, supply issues and expedites.
-Supporting Engineering with new quote opportunities
-Chasing suppliers for Order acknowledgements and Overdue orders
-Previous Buying experience is essential
-IT Skills to include Outlook, Excel and Word
-Excellent communication both verbally and in writing
-The ability to prioritise effectively and work at pace,
-Able to demonstrate an attention to detail
-With good numerical, planning and problem-solving skills
-Excel knowledge, ability to do Pivot Tables & V-Lookups would be desirable
-Due to the location of the client own transport is required
Hours- Monday to Friday 9am-5.30pm
Salary- Up to £25,000