Location Gloucestershire
Job-type Permanent
Salary £35k - 40k per year
Contact Mark Davis
Call Mark
Email mark.davis.2319D7202.0@applybe.com
Reference 99955

Job Title: Senior Project Buyer
Job Type: Hybrid, Flexitime
Work Type: Permanent
Hours: 37hrs per week
Industry: Defence/Aerospace
Job Location: Gloucestershire
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 per annum

Profile – Senior Project Buyer

Out client operates mainly as a multi-tier provider, in the military and commercial aerospace markets. Using both research and development, to provide innovative, mission specific bespoke technological solutions to their customer’s most complex problems. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company that pride themselves on delivering high quality superior products to their sector.

Duties – Senior Project Buyer

• Manage the day-today requirements and controls of the Purchasing Module on the ERP system
• Supplier selection and management of sub-contracted work packages.
• Development of a competitive flexible supplier base, focussed on year-on-year cost reduction.
• Understanding and interpreting engineering requirements, including quality, delivery, specifications and price and ensuring that these requirements are understood and reflected throughout the procurement cycle.
• Ensuring that all enquiries are sent out in a professional and timely manner to establish the most competitive sources to support the bid management process.
• Negotiation of contracts.
• Prevention of critical supply issues through best practice supply chain management techniques.
• Pursuing Lean, inventory and consignment initiatives within the supply chain.
• Encourage communication between the supplier and engineering to effect cost reduction of mature and new products
• Liaise with other Departments and stakeholders to formulate ‘make or buy decisions’
• Manage on time delivery from the supply base and expedite Purchase Orders as required
• Carry out site visits to suppliers as necessary
• Initiate supplier Production Readiness Reviews (PRRs)

Experience/Qualifications – Senior Project Buyer

• Ability to understand technical drawings
• Experience of using ERP system
• Experienced at working within a cross functional team

Candidates who are currently a Buyer, Material Planner, Purchasing Administrator, Procurement Officer, Commodity Manager, Sourcing Specialist, Project Buyer or Purchasing Manager could be suitable for this role.

To make an application for this role please submit your CV to mark.davis@omegaresource.co.uk or for more information call 01453829529.

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