Leicester £ 24,000 - £ 35,000 p.a. + benefits Permanent
Job Reference: 013878
A global manufacturer of precision components has a new vacancy for Senior Buyer to join the team. Candidates are sought with experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment and will be responsible for coordinating purchasing activities to ensure on time delivery in line with customer requirements.
Commutable from: Leicester, Coventry, Hinckley, Nuneaton, Rugby, Loughborough, Coalville.
Salary: £ 32,000 - £ 36,000 p.a. + benefits
Suitable for: Buyer, Project Buyer, Senior Buyer
Develop strong supplier relationships and agreements
Review and manage supplier performance
Assist with internal budget control systems
React to demand signals to ensure sufficient materials are available
Develop inventory strategies
Participate in development and implementation of continuous improvement activities within purchasing.
Ensure Purchase Orders are placed in a timely manner
Maintain pricing data held in MRP systems
Candidates are sought with experience working in a Buyers role in a fast-paced environment. You must have knowledge of ERP/MRP systems and working to tight deadlines. A highly organised individual you will be comfortable liaising with teams cross functionally across the business.
You must have strong communication skills with the confidence and ability to maximise cost savings with suppliers. Strong Excel skills would be beneficial.
For more information send a CV to James Charlett