Posted 4 April by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply

NEW Buyer role in Co.Tyrone, Salary up to £30,000 plus bonus

Your new company
You will be joining a well-established engineering company who act as a global leader within their specialised industry, as their products are used across a wide range of global customers. They have gained a commendable reputation for distributing high quality equipment across Ireland, which is contrasted by their continued success and dedicated customer base. Due to expansion, the company are seeking to expand their purchasing team with a new Tactical Buyer on a full time permanent basis.

Your new role
Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the maintenance, procurement and continuous improvement of the complete purchasing process by liaising effectively with all departments throughout the organisation. As a Tactical Buyer, you will be designated with a specific production area to focus on and monitor performance of your own preferred supplier list in relation to quality, pricing fluctuations, lead times and overall service. Also, you be expected to reduce costs each month by performing direct price negotiations with global suppliers and manage inventory control using internal MRP software for purchasing and material planning.

What you'll need to succeed
Your previous 2+ years' experience within a high volume procurement, supply chain or purchasing team will lead to success along with knowledge of the steel industry and experience buying steel related materials. In addition, you will hold strong inventory planning, team working and negotiation skills. Also, you will be competent using all components of MS Office with MRP/ERP or a similar scheduling system.

What you'll get in return
The successful candidate will gain the opportunity to work within globally leading and well established company who promote internal growth and employee development, as they prefer to offer newly created roles to their existing and dedicated staff. You will receive internal training on all aspects of your new position and join a rapidly expanding and successful purchasing team. In addition to a competitive salary, you will receive an individual bonus based on cost savings up to 10%. Also, you will gain a competitive starting salary of £25,000 - £30,000 which is negotiable depending upon your relevant experience with flexible working hours and an early Friday finish.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Amy McCusker at Hays Procurement and Supply Chain on .
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