Buyer

Recruiter
Randstad Sourceright
Location
Llanberis, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 May 2019
Closes
27 May 2019
Ref
1160573840
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Buyer

Location: Llanberis

Length: 12 months

Payrate: 120-160 GBP daily

A well-known manufacturing company is looking for a Buyer to join their team on a contract basis.

Responsibilities:
  • Plan, organise and co-ordinate purchases of materials by using the systems available to ensure timely delivery.
  • Resolve complex delivery, quality or other related problems with purchases and invoices
  • Negotiate prices and quality requirements with direct material suppliers
  • Perform value analysis to identify potential cost improvements and develop cost saving proposals
  • Co-ordinate activities to ensure sufficient batches of raw materials are in stock to meet conformance and manufacturing requirements in line with Production Plans
  • Support sourcing, supplier selection, evaluation, and other supplier management activities in line with global and local policies and procedures
  • Liaise with manufacturing departments in sourcing of materials, on new projects or during research in to alternative suppliers / materials and ensure risk mitigation strategies are considered.
  • Perform various SAP routines to ensure data integrity and produce various reports to support operational needs
  • Establish good working relationships with internal customers & external partners to optimise the material flow process
  • Perform work in compliance with established procedures and ensure all quality records, as defined within the Quality System, are completed according to the required standards and in a timely manner


Skills:
  • Previous experience in a production environment is essential
  • Intermediate Excel knowledge (macros, V-lookups, pivot tables)
  • Experience of SAP and Chemical/Biological purchasing is an advantage
  • Occasional travel may be required

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