Junior Buyer

Location
South Wales
Salary
GBP20000 - GBP23000 per annum +
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
13857413/001
Contact
Ben Neamuthkhan
Specialist Area
Buying
Job Level
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This role will have overall ownership for a select amount of the supply base, encompassing all aspects from understanding demand, placing purchase orders, supplier performance monitoring, system updates and quality corrective actions.

Client Details

Our Client is a rapidly growing stockist of complex machined components, they provide original, High spec replica and own branded products into business and consumer.

Description

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to;

  • Placing Purchase orders in line with customer demand
  • Monitor and action all overdue orders
  • Constant review of Supplier base both price and performance
  • Drive improvements in Supplier performance
  • Ensure OTIF is consistently achieving Target levels
  • Ensure all queries are dealt with effectively

Profile

The successful candidate will possess;

  • An understanding of Purchasing/Supply Chain
  • Excellent Written and Verbal communication skills, with the ability to effectively communicate with internal and external contacts
  • Ambition and desire to create a career within Purchasing
  • Excellent computer proficiency, in particular Excel, Outlook and Word
  • Ability to problem solve using logical thinking

Job Offer

Up to 32k DOE + Benefits