Consumables Buyer

30000.00 - 37000.00 GBP Annual
19 Jul 2019
16 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Indirect Buyer Up to GBP37,000 DOE + annual bonus + 25 days holiday plus BH + Life Insurance + up to 7.5% Pension Contribution
We are a global Engineering manufacturing organisation and due to growth and expansion we are seeking a Consumables Buyer to join us. You will be responsible for sourcing and purchasing all indirect materials.
Main responsibilities for the Consumables (Indirect) Buyer will be:
*To take responsibility for establishing, developing and negotiating pricing and supplier agreements for a range of goods and services.
*Maintain a high level of communication with suppliers.
*Check SAP/Manual purchasing requisitions on a daily basis.
*Instigate purchase orders and manage re-scheduling and expediting.
*Maintain and ensure all SAP data is accurate.
*Process and expedite purchase orders.
*Investigate new/improved methods of supply chain practices
*Arrange sample first offs for approval.
*Supplier consolidation/reduction.
*Resolve invoice queries as necessary.
*Deal with non-conformances, the return of goods, chasing credits etc.

Experience needed to be the successful Consumables (Indirect Buyer):
*Knowledge of purchasing within an engineering/technical environment and an understanding of modern planning/purchasing techniques.
*A current clean full driving license.
*Good organisational/administration skills.
*Understanding of MRP and Kanban philosophies would be an advantage.
*Good IT Skills i.e. SAP, Word and Excel
*The ability to manage multiple tasks, prioritise workloads and meet deadlines.
*Good communication skills (written and verbal) and able to interface with other departments - able to be a team player.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing business who are in the process of expanding, to find out more APPLY NOW!

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