Site Buyer

25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
11 Jun 2021
09 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain are delighted to be exclusively working with a leading Engineering Manufacturer based in Sheffield supplying to the Oil & Gas Industry, in the search for a Site Buyer. Taking responsibility the vast majority of the buying on site, you will cover direct, indirect, consumables and services within your remit.

A GBP10M+ Turnover business, you will be the sole point of contact for Procurement and report directly into the Managing Director.

Experience in being solely responsible for Procurement across a Manufacturing Site will be key to this role.

Alongside this, you will be responsible for working closely with Sales, Operations & Production to ensure the consistent flow of materials are stocked, in line with the order book.

Key duties and responsibilities will include:

Procuring Raw Materials including various metals
Negotiating, evaluating, and managing suppliers and key stakeholders
Applying best practice methodology, ensuring the Supply Chain is performing well whilst reducing waste, working capital and meeting the high expectations set by clients
Providing technical and commercial assistance to the Purchasing and Engineering functions, improving the manufacturing process and improving product knowledge
Liaise with suppliers on any performance issues and be open to visiting on short notice
Leading on quarterly supplier reviews and reporting back to SLT

Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain would be keen to speak with candidates who have the following skills and experiences:

Proven experience within the Engineering, Manufacturing Industry
Metal procurement experience
Managed Projects and can produce evidence, statistics, and figures to show impact
Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and MRP systems
Able to drive to supplier visits when needed
Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain is a specialist division of Elevation Recruitment focusing on engineering, operational and technical positions in Yorkshire and surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you

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