Location Gloucester
Job-type Permanent
Salary Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Contact Anna Hinton
Call Anna
Email [email protected]
Reference 103646

Buyer

Gloucester

Permanent

Buyer required by industry leading engineering company, which is busy and growing. The successful Buyer will be responsible for sourcing and selecting new suppliers and managing existing supplier performance.

Main Duties: -Buyer

  • Raising requests for quotation and purchase orders.
  • Supporting with demand, supply and fulfilment planning.
  • Managing stock levels and purchasing in line with manufacturing demands.
  • Ensuring that information within the ERP system is up to date.
  • Liaising with the engineering team and providing updates.
  • Sourcing new suppliers and negotiating contracts and cost savings.
  • Managing lead times and monitoring supplier performance.
  • Sourcing new suppliers and managing the supplier on boarding process.
  • Meeting with suppliers to resolve performance issues.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:- Buyer

  • Educated to Degree level in an Engineering or Business discipline or equivalent qualification or experience.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • Experience of sourcing complex machined components.
  • Analytical with an aptitude for figures.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and ERP systems.
  • Flexibility for UK and overseas travel to meet the needs of the business.

What we can offer - Buyer

  • Enhanced Pension
  • Companywide bonus scheme
  • Discounts with a range of retailers

Please contact Anna Hinton 01453 829521 [email protected]

Omega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.