We are recruiting for a Senior Buyer for a successful manufacturing company, based in Eye, Suffolk.
With the objective of strengthening relationships with the Company’s existing supplier base and identifying & developing new supplier opportunities, you will take responsibility for a selected group of key suppliers. Providing exceptional levels of support to the manufacturing and sales departments during the bid/quotation stage, right through to order receipt, design engineering and manufacturing stages, you will ensure that the departmental cost and delivery time targets are met.
Working alongside the Procurement Manager, the complexity of this role calls for a strong procurement skill set, so ideally you will have a background of procuring raw materials and indirect services in either a manufacturing or engineering environment, along with a strong ability to undertake contract and price negotiations.
ERP System Purchasing and Inventory Management knowledge is key, ideally within an Epicor ERP environment. If you have, or are working towards MCIPS Professional Procurement qualification, this would also be advantageous.
With a competitive salary and benefit structure, you will be working for a successful and growing worldwide manufacturer that is known as a market leader within their specialist industry, with the job of Senior Buyer offering real opportunity for growth and professional development.
If you would like to discuss this position in confidence, please call Michelle Denny . Alternatively apply online or send a current CV .
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