Engineering Buyer parts and components

Hartley Resourcing
Fareham, UK
15 Sep 2019
19 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced Engineering Buyer looking to join a well established manufacturing company based in Segensworth, Fareham. We are looking for a buyer that has a minimum of 2 years experience within a manufacturing company that will take on the day to day operational duties.

It will require communicating with international suppliers as well as internal departments. You will need to adopt a flexible approach to your work, be able to plan and prioritise activities in order to meet the overall business goals and work both independently and as part of a team.

This company are a global organisation who specialise in engineering and technical products. The business is going through a busy period where they require several permanent buyers, so this temporary contract will most likely become a permanent role.

The Role
  • Ensure optimal delivery of supplier materials
  • Working closely with other teams within the Supply Chain
  • Negotiate with suppliers and build strong working relationships
  • Ensuring that internal targets and deadlines are met
  • Managing the commodity DSA
  • Conduct ongoing supplier risk assessments and audits
  • Ensuring that procurement activity conforms to best practice principles.

The Ideal Candidate

·Procurement experience within a Manufacturing environment

·CIPS qualification is desirable

·A good understanding of Purchasing methods and techniques.

·Sound knowledge of supply chain management

·A proven track record in communicating effectively with stakeholders.

·Displays a high degree of self-motivation and is pro-active.

·Ability to react to changes in a calm and composed manner

·Needs to be a team player

Additional Information

Due to the high volume of anticipated applications we are unable to respond to individual applications.If you do not hear from us within 3 working days of that date please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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