Buyer - Engineering

Recruiter
First Military Recruitment
Location
Stockport, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 May 2019
Closes
23 May 2019
Ref
1146511378
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
DS448 - Buyer - Engineering

Location: Poynton, Cheshire

Salary: £32000 - £35000

Overview:

First Military Recruitment are currently searching for an Buyer from an engineering background on behalf of our client based in Poynton. This is an excellent and exciting opportunity for an experienced Buyer to join a well recognised and growing organisation.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Analyse buying demands based on specification, delivery date, quantity, quality and cost requirements; procure the goods and services needed to meet these demands;
  • Ensure planned KPI's of efficiency and performance are met or exceeded;
  • Make sure that goods and services are received on time and are of good quality;
  • Monitor and report on supply chain performance in all key areas, including (but not limited to) price, delivery, quality, compliance and integrity. Act on these findings to ensure that key metrics are maintained throughout the key supplier group;
  • Find potential suppliers, negotiate price and terms, and make agreements or contracts for purchases;
  • Develop, oversee and maintain a supply chain able to meet the objectives of PCL to improve quality, reduce delivery timescales and protect or improve margin;
  • Support PCL's objectives to reduced inventory and achieve JIT manufacture;
  • Liaising among different departments, e.g. sales, suppliers, managers, engineering;
  • Ensure compliance to health and safety policy, and other requirements relating to care of people, facilities and equipment;

Skills and Qualifications:
  • Previous experience in this field is essential.
  • Ability to follow instructions/guidance and communicate information in a timely manner.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Be able to use own initiative and demonstrate intelligent judgement in foresight of potential issues

DS448 - Buyer - Engineering

Location: Poynton, Cheshire

Salary: £32000 - £35000

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