Materials Buyer

Posted 30 November by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
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Materials Buyer £Neg 12 Month Contract

Your new role
A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join a major company in the Lincolnshire area initially for a 12 month contract. As Materials Buyer you will be responsible for negotiating with suppliers, focusing on purchasing to deliver best value for the project.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Materials Stock System
  • Material Contract Awareness
  • Raise Purchase Orders
  • Expediting
  • Claims management
  • Procure materials for Maintenance Projects
  • Research Market Place for Suppliers and co-ordinate with the Category Managers.
  • Establish and Maintain relationship with Suppliers

What you'll need to succeed

  • Materials Purchasing / Buying experience
  • Ability to understand and read Engineering drawings (essential)
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Projects & Major Maintenance Project Experience
  • Good communication & listening skills
  • Good analytical skills
  • Excellent ICT skills with experience on MS Office packages & SAP
  • CIPS or professionally qualified (desirable)
  • Knowledge of technical specifications

What you'll get in return
Negotiable & Competitive rate - dependant on experience
12 month contract
Based in Northern Lincolnshire
Monday - Friday
Free on site parking

What you need to do now
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Required skills

  • Engineering
  • Interim
  • Maintenance
  • Materials
  • Procurement
  • Purchasing
  • SAP
  • Projects
  • Project
  • Buyer
  • Contract

Reference: 36751541

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