Posted 31 March 2023
Salary £28000 - £32000 per annum + perks
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Manufacturing
Contact NameChris Quinn

Job description

Vickerstock are working in partnership with a global design and manufacturing firm on the appointment of a Buyer. If you are seeking an opportunity to work with a leading engineering firm that offers personal development and career progression, this is the job for you!

Whats in it for you?

  • Starting salary of £28-£32k
  • Garaunteed personal development and career progression
  • Healthshield cash plan
  • Life assurance
  • Staff discount vouchers

In your new role:

  • Report directly to the Material Planning Team Lead
  • Work closely with commodity managers & category buyers to ensure the smooth running of supply chain
  • Have the ability to interact with and build relationships with suppliers
  • Hold regular review meetings with suppliers
  • Develop strong working relationships with key internal stakeholders
  • Organise and schedule parts and materials from a global supply chain
  • Communicate planning schedules with key assigned suppliers in line with agreed procedures
  • Expedite purchased parts as and when required to support production requirements
  • Liaise with quality department on any issues with materials received
  • Manage goods sent out for rework through agreed company process
  • Maintain daily and weekly KPI's (key performance indictors) against assigned suppliers and MRP system
  • Continually monitor supplier performance ensure high standards expected are met at all times

For a confidential conversation about your next move. Get in touch with our Supply Chain specialist Chris Quinn today.