We are looking to recruit a Buyer for our manufacturing facility based in Poole, Dorset.
Applicants need a proven procurement track record within manufacturing/engineering. The Buyer will mainly be responsible for raw materials and indirect services and supplies.
The Buyer will report into the Head of Procurement and will be responsible for the following:
Obtaining quotations for requested items
Supplier Selection and Relationship Management
Raising Purchase Orders
Contributing to cost down activities
Ensuring that spend is controlled to within the budgets whilst not incurring production downtime due to item availability
Applicants should meet the following criteria:
Procurement experience within manufacturing/engineering environment
Strong negotiation and supplier management skills
Experience and skills in budget control
CIPS Level 4 would be desirable but not essential
Attention to detail
Computer literate and good level of MS office applications i.e MS Office, Excel etc.
Effective working within a team but comfortable working independently when required
Hours are Mon-Thurs 7.30am-4.30pm Fri 7.30am-12.30pm
Pension, Parking, Commission/Bonus, Healthcare/Dental, Childcare Vouchers
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