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Ely, Cambridgeshire
£36,000 to £42,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Buyer - Manufacturing business Near Ely Hybrid working available 12.30pm finish on a Friday We're working with a well established manufacturing business based near Ely. Working in a heavily regulated industry they're looking for a Buyer with a strong amount of experience within manufacturing. The business have a major project for an extended period of time you'll be purchasing machinery etc for that given project as well as purchasing consumables for the business. Responsibilities: Managing negotiations with project suppliers to meet objectives related to cost, delivery performance, schedule, and quality Optimisation of cost and cash controls to support the broader business needs. Proactively review systems and procedures, making recommendations for improvement and implementing changes. Align purchasing role activities to achieve operational objectives, time lines and budgets. Take the lead in securing quality suppliers of materials, components and indirect spend covering technical compliance, price, delivery and quality targets so as to obtain the optimised benefit for the company. Manage suppliers to meet objectives related to cost, delivery performance, schedule, and quality. Hold responsibility for development and maintenance of suitable KPIs. Ensure procurement best practice is followed at all times. Manage Approved Supplier Base by developing, maintaining, and developing strong relationships. Measure and monitor supplier performance against, including milestone targets, measuring cost against budget, quality and on-time delivery. Undertaking purchase ordering from the company ERP systemSkills and experience requirements Previous manufacturing based, technical purchasing experience, gained within the manufacturing engineering industry. Proven track record in supplier management with robust negotiating, communication, influencing and relationship management Proven track record of identifying and implementing continuous improvements. Experience with ERP systemsIf the above is relevant and of interest please apply with an up to date CV
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  • Job Reference: 707254001-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Tec Partners
    Tec Partners
  • Location: Ely, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £36,000 to £42,000
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Permanent