Buyer (Manufacturing Sector)
Posted 7 months ago - Expired 5 months ago

Markham Vale,
Permanent Full Time
To £25,000

Sue Ross Recruitment are working with a leading manufacturing company in the recruitment of a Buyer.

Sue Ross Recruitment are working with a leading manufacturing company in the recruitment of a Buyer.

As the Buyer you must be able to build strong working relationships in order to communicate technical information to people of all operating levels, as you will be in constant communication with suppliers throughout the production process. A major part of the role will be raising purchase orders as suggested by the MRP system, alongside managing suppliers, chasing overdue orders.

Key Responsibilities;
• Processing of component and factored goods orders to meet production and customer needs.
• Monitoring of Products requirements and Bill of Material inventories for order placement to vendors.
• Support set up of Products and Bill of Materials.
• Effective control of phase in /out parts.
• Analysis of customer requirements to identify demand variances.
• Communicate & report effectively to managers and colleagues.
• Propose solutions to solve daily supply issues.
• Lead vendors to achieve on-time customer delivery.

Required experience;
• Purchasing experience within an MRP environment is essential.
• Experience within a high-volume environment would be an advantage.
• Excellent IT skills including MS Office. Excel is essential
• Strong communication skills
• Excellent relationship building skills.
• Ability to work well as part of a team
• Self-motivated and able to work independently
• Ability to prioritise work load without supervision

Unfortunately due to the number of applications we receive, we are unable to provide individual feedback to all applicants. Please assume that if you do not hear from us within 72 hours that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

May we take this opportunity to thank you for expressing an interest in one of our roles and wish you the very best in your search for employment.