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Technical Buyer

Posted 1 February by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply Ended

Buyer, engineering, manufacturing, excel, purchasing, technical, Southampton, hampshire, permanent, CIPS

Your new company
This family run business are approaching 40 years of success and have a fantastic reputation in their specialist market.

Offering bespoke manufactured products to a variety of customers from football clubs to nuclear subcontractors this proud organisation will provide a stimulating and rewarding role to any versatile purchasing professional.

Your new role
This Hays exclusive opportunity will be working closely with the MD and design team to order and source a host of raw materials and parts to support the two local production sites.
A lot of long term supplier relationships must be maintained and there will be some new sourcing for specific case by case projects.

Key responsibilities:

  • Order and co-ordinate all materials
  • Interpret required items and measurements from technical drawings
  • Liaise closely with sales team on customer requirements
  • Manage supplier database
  • Report to MD with scheduled deliveries

What you'll need to succeed

  • Purchasing experience from technical background
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Astute negotiator
  • Good mathematics capability
  • Excel skills

What you'll get in return
Competitive holiday package, early finish on a Friday, supportive environment, free parking

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 us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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