Up to £15.00 per hour
14 days ago
Buyer; Location: Rugeley; Duration: 6 Months
Hours: 37 per week; Pay: £15.00 per hour LTD
A vacancy has arisen for a Buyer to work with our client based in Rugeley, Staffordshire.
The Buyer position is within the Supply Chain Department, reporting to the Supply Chain Team Leader. This role forms part of a dynamic multi-disciplined team with responsibility for material cost, order book and supplier management in line with company requirements.
To purchase materials in accordance with the agreed company policy and guidelines
To work with engineering in compiling procurement specifications for specialised equipment
To identify appropriate sources of supply to meet contract needs
To purchase competitively all materials/parts and ensure they are available at the required time and quality
To ensure contract conditions are applied back to back to our suppliers where appropriate
Ensure major contract specific material/parts are received on time /on quality
Ensure contract conditions are satisfied by suppliers as negotiated
Ensure targeted material cost savings are maximised
To enhance and improve supplier performance
CIPS qualification is preferred
Experience in major sub contract procurement. Analytical and organisational skills.
Experience with MRP/ERP systems.
IT skills including Excel, Word. PowerPoint and Outlook
Ability to work and communicate at all levels with others in a team environment
Excellent communication skills
Supplier development skills
Provide holiday and sickness cover for other members of the Supply Chain team as required
Weekend working is required to support the company's annual stock take.
The successful candidate will need undertake security clearance before starting in this role.
Please note the pay rate for this position is advertised as a Limited Company rate.
Morson is acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy