Buyer / Planner

Recruiter
The SmartList
Location
Worcester
Posted
12 Oct 2018
Closes
17 Oct 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
REFERENCE: X1ZH0072 LOCATION: Pershore, near Worcester JOB TITLE: Buyer / Planner SALARY: £25,000 - £35,000 dependant on experience + contributory pension + on-site car parking WORKING HOURS: Monday – Thursday 7:45am – 5pm & Friday 7:45am - 1pm THE COMPANY: We are currently working with a company who offer world class fabrication to both UK-based and international clients. Established in the 1970's the company has more than doubled in the last 3 years and is now seeking a Buyer / Planner to join the team in Pershore, near Worcester. THE ROLE: As the Buyer / Planner you will undertake purchasing and forecasting activities for direct and indirect materials in line with production requirements. You will actively manage inventory levels so sufficient stock is available to customer demands, whilst minimising excess inventory in order to manage cash flow. Key Responsibilities for the Buyer / Planner role to include:- • Responsible for processing orders for direct and indirect materials • Responsible for effective utilisation of SAGE 200 ERP system • Responsible for identifying best source suppliers, negotiating best market pricing • Responsible for ensuring Supplier performance and OTD achieved – expediting when needed THE CANDIDATE: The successful applicant will be well organised with a structured and logical approach to problem solving. You will be customer focused with a real desire to deliver besr in class quality in there are of responsibility. Ideally you will be CIPS qualified, or working towards this qualification. Key experience essential for the role of the Buyer / Planner:- • Minimum of 1 years experience in the same role in a similar environment • Experience of developing and implementing Purchasing processes and procedures which drive improvements in material availability and inventory levels • Experience working with SAGE 200 ERP system of similar • Live within a commutable distance to Pershore, near Worcester Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button. You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

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