Engineering Buyer (Manufacturing) ??? Specialist Manufacturer

Mapledurwell, Basingstoke
22000.00 to 24000.00 Per Year
09 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Serving companies across the globe for nearly 40 years, our client is a specialist manufacturer of high quality and cutting-edge sieving machinery and equipment. Due to expansion, a fantastic opportunity has now arisen for a Buyer to join their team on the outskirts of Basingstoke.

If you???re a dedicated engineering or manufacturing professional, this is a superb opportunity to develop your career with an expanding and successful business.

Joining the business at an exciting time in its growth, you???ll have the chance to enhance your purchasing skills and, for the right candidate, progress within the company.

As a Buyer, you will be responsible for ensuring that the appropriate resources are in place to meet our client???s manufacturing demands.

Working closely with the Engineering & Production departments, you???ll raise purchase orders from bills of materials (BOMs) that have been prepared by the Engineering Design Team. Utilising your strong planning skills, and systematic progress-chasing ability, you???ll ensure that purchased product, is delivered on-time to meet project milestones.

Your other duties will include:
- Ensuring that projects are completed in line with order schedules
- Interpreting technical drawings and specifications
- Attending regular production meetings and providing updates on purchasing matters
- Liaising with existing suppliers and seeking out supply chain opportunities

Candidate Requirements:
- Experience gained in either an engineering or manufacturing environment ideally with knowledge of Machined and Fabricated Parts
- Must be flexible and forward-thinking with a hands-on approach
- Excellent attention to detail
- Strong communication skills and the ability to adapt to change are also key
- Knowledge of Sage, Sage Batch Controller and MRP systems would be beneficial to your application

Working hours: 37.5 per week over 5 days (Mon-Fri)
Holiday: 28 days
Benefits: Pension scheme

To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please apply today!

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