Location Gloucester
Job-type Permanent
Salary £30k - 34k per year
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Role: Buyer

Location: Gloucester

Industry: Manufacturing, Defence

Employment: Permanent

Remuneration: £30,000 - £34,000

This is a fantastic and uncommon opportunity for an organised and motivated individual with a background in purchasing and procurement to join an established, global manufacturing business. Within a growing technology industry.

You will be working in a varied team to enable the purchasing of a range of equipment and materials to support the manufacturing of intricate and sophisticated technology.

In this role you will be offered progression and training opportunities to progress through the ranks and forge a lucrative career.


  • Using production plans, MRP output and other relevant data to proactively manage material intake.

  • Take responsibility for the day to day purchasing task

  • Expediting suppliers to meet deadlines

  • Negotiation of supplier agreements and quotations to maintain continuity of supplier

  • Liaise with QA to manage supplier performance and identify opportunities to improve

  • Continually seek to reduce procurement costs

  • Proactively manage the company supplier relationship

  • Liaise with suppliers to build and maintain strong relationships.

  • Update stakeholders of any expected impacts to delivery schedules.


  • Strong Microsoft Excel experience (Essential)

  • Negotiation skills at all levels within an organisation (Essential)

  • ERP/MRP or similar business procurement software tools (Essential)

  • Experience in engineering/manufacturing environment – Preferably electronics or Computer background



For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or email your cv nick.sollis@omegaresource.co.uk

Omega Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.

We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.

For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.uk