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Buyer

Location
Leeds
Salary
£33,000 to £35,000
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
6 Sep 2022
Precision manufacturing company that makes components for the power generation industry, requires a Buyer. Permanent. Immediate Start. The Buyer will manage material supply to support production requirements whilst maintaining inventory and cost control. A key requirement is previous experience in a fast paced manufacturing environment. The nature of the business means that job tasks and priorities can change quickly and they need a candidate who is able to work within these parameters. Hours are: Monday / Tuesday: 07::30 Wednesday / Thursday: 07::15 Friday: 07::00 Other benefits include: 33 days holiday (including stats) Quarterly Cash Bonus scheme Matched pension contributions up to 7.5% Employee Assistance Programme Benefits platform Inc. Cycle to work, gym discounts, instant discounts etc. Buyer Experience / Skills Experience of Purchasing within the manufacturing industry Strong understanding of MRP systems including bill of materials Good IT skills including experience of Office packages, with SAP experience an advantage but not essential Buyer Responsibilities: Generation and management of purchase orders using SAP ordering system Plan and schedule material deliveries in line with production plans Work closely with Production and Planning departments to avoid manufacturing delays Liaise with Production Control Department and ensure that key suppliers have an up to date forecast Work closely with key suppliers to ensure on time delivery Manage inventory levels Contract negotiation and implementation Monthly adherence to budget cost metrics Control of Material Usage and Price Variance Supplier / material cost reduction initiatives Monthly supplier reviews / conference calls General maintenance of SAP data This growing company is part of a very successful global group offering excellent prospects and working conditions
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Details

  • Job Reference: 705455254-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Technical Placements Ltd
    Technical Placements Ltd
  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £33,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus, Excellent Benefits
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent