Senior Buyer

GBP30000.00 - GBP32000.00 per annum +
26 Apr 2017
26 May 2017
Colin Leach
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Buyer / £30,000 - £32,000 / Workington / Permanent

Your new company

You will join an industry leading manufacturing organisation.

Your new role

You will report into the Purchasing Manager and manage the day to day activities of the MRP purchasing and specifications. The role is in a fast paced manufacturing environment, where demands and schedules are flexible and dynamic ensuring that all production materials are purchased on cost and on time, ensuring no stock outs which disrupt the production schedule, yet also keeping stock holding at the optimum level.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Minimum 5 years previous experience in a purchasing MRP manufacturing role.
  • Proven track record of controlling and reducing external spend and stock holding whilst developing a robust supplier base.
  • Management and coordination of purchasing activities with relation to cost, delivery and quality performance.
  • Ability to take a proactive approach to overcome challenges and achieve results
  • A hands on approach to all tasks
  • High competency level in the use of Microsoft Office
  • Far East purchasing experience - Desired

What you'll get in return

£30,000 - £32,000 salary plus generous holiday and benefits

What you need to do now

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