Assistant Buyer

Location
Skelmersdale
Salary
GBP23000 - GBP25000 per annum +
Posted
20 Sep 2017
Closes
20 Oct 2017
Ref
13848633/001
Contact
Jonathan Weller
Job Level
Administrator, Buyer
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Buyer - Manufacturing - Skelmersdale

Client Details

Our client are a progressive manufacturer demonstrating year on year growth. The manager is looking to build and develop the purchasing function to support an aggressive NPD pipeline.

Description

As an Assistant Buyer you will:

  • Ensure materials are required in line with the production plan for the Skelmersdale site
  • Evaluate and develop the supply base to ensure quality, cost, and delivery objectives are met
  • Take ownership over the system integrity
  • Highlight opportunities for process improvement
  • Build relationships with other functions to support the business

Profile

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Ideally operating as an Assistant Buyer or similar role
  • Have exposure to a fast paced manufacturing environment, ideally chemical, pharmaceutical or food sectors
  • Comfortable working with MRP
  • Confident in working with cross functional teams

Job Offer

£25,000 + benefits