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Buyer

Posted 23 February by The Workshop Easy Apply Ended

Buyer

Job Duties:

- Have extensive Supplier liaison, building relationships and maximizing the potential of the supply chain
- You will be managing multiple commodities and planning the delivery of material against agreed supplier schedules
- Have control of supplier relationships, inclusive of SLA management, driving Quarterly business reviews & conducting full trend analysis and managing of supplier performance
- Working closely with internal stakeholders and external suppliers, to develop cost saving strategies, by identifying opportunities for supplier and commodity consolidation.
- Expedite and chase material orders when needed

Experience:

- Minimum of 2 years` experience in Procurement using MRP, ERP applications
- Experience of working in high volume, fast paced manufacturing
- Previous Purchasing / Buying / Procurement experience is essential - ideally this will be in a Manufacturing / Engineering environment
- Excellent negotiating skills
- Excellent ICT skills; MS Office - Specifically Excel, MRP, ERP
- Excellent planning and organisational skills
- Stakeholder management
- Experience of working within international supply chain and materials management processes
- Proven track record in similar role
- Strong numerical skills with the ability to create and analyse data

Required skills

  • Previous relevant experience

Reference: 34540370

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