Buyer

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
25000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP32000/annum
Posted
17 Apr 2019
Closes
15 May 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Buyer

Coventry

Salary up to GBP32K - dependant on experience

Our client, a well-established Coventry based metal fabrication business that operates across various structural fields.

In recognition of their strong brand and continued growth, we're recruiting for a Buyer to join their vibrant team. You'll be working hands on with varied duties.

This role would ideally suit an individual that is already experienced for a minimum of 2 years in this field with an understanding of steel fabrication and construction. This is a great opportunity for you to grow and continue a career in purchasing role and be a part of a long-established brand where you'll be valued for your contribution.

In this role you will:

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Have purchasing/sourcing experience in a steel manufacturing field with knowledge of ERP systems

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Liaise with suppliers. Negotiate rates to meet company objectives on cost, quality and lead-time.

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Preparing enquiries, purchase orders, the optimisation of returns and best practice.

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Managing stock levels effectively and ensure on time deliveries by communicating with suppliers.

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Identify and implement best practice improvements to purchasing, including: cost reduction opportunities, supplier selection processes, long term agreements and internal processes.

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Monitoring supplier inventories and supporting the finance team.

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Work closely with key stakeholders within the business

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Work within the premise of ISO9001 - monitor/report on suppliers

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Knowledge and experience of purchasing from EU and Non-EU countries

The Candidate

For this role you will need to:

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Have excellent communication skills, verbal & written

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Excellent interpersonal skills

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Be planned, organised and conscientious of productivity deadlines

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Self-motivated

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Confident and effective influencer

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Analytical in nature with excellent IT skills, proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel