Posted 6 March by Omega Resource Group Limited Easy Apply
My Client is a developing manufacturer of innovative and bespoke products to the electronics industry. They are currently seeking a Buyer to join their team in Milton Keynes to support the Purchasing Team.

Key Responsibilities:

- Assist with production planning, materials planning and inventory management.
- Achieve business objectives by managing relationships with suppliers.
- Identify opportunities for cost saving, ensuring the best prices and on time delivery of parts.
- Using MRP and forecast requirements to effectively maximise cost savings.
- Purchase parts materials in accordance with the Company procedures.
- Monitoring and controlling any supply quality issues ensuring that regular communication with suppliers is maintained.
- Awareness of inventory levels, minimising the impact of procured parts on stock levels.
- Representing the Company at off site meetings, producing visit reports/records and hosting supplier visits.
- Establish and maintain a sufficient network of suppliers who are capable of meeting business needs with regards to production.
- Expediting and placing Purchase Orders, ensuring that all agreed timescales are met.

Skills Required:

- Previous experience within a purchasing role including experience with negotiating supplier purchasing agreements.
- Ability to document and maintain business processes and procedures.
- Good communication skills, with the confidence to communicate at all levels within the organisation.
- IT Literate with previous experience of using Microsoft Office.
- Working knowledge of MRP/ERP principles.

Please note that some travel will also be required in this role, including occasional overnight stays.

If this role is of interest, please apply now or contact Lauren Chun on / .

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Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Required skills

  • buyer
  • buying
  • procurement
  • expediting
  • expedite

Reference: 34616713

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