Location Gloucester
Job-type Permanent
Salary £30k - 33k per year
Contact Lee Powell
Call Lee
Email lee.powell.62BD54CF6.0@applybe.com
Reference 98398

Role: Buyer

Location: Gloucester

Industry: Manufacturing, Defence

Employment: Permanent

Remuneration: Competitive


This is a fantastic and uncommon opportunity for an organised and motivated Buyer to join an established, global manufacturing business. 

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 more information regarding this role please call Lee Powell on 01453 829530 or to make an application apply online directly via lee.powell@omegaresource.co.uk  

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. Omega Resource Group is a technical and engineering specialist agency and we also recruit for Buyers, Administrators, Procurement Specialists, Purchasing Assistants, Purchasing administrators and more.