Buyer | Newtownabbey

Posted 12 November 2022
Salary £30000 - £35000 per annum + + benefits
DisciplineEngineering & Manufacturing Jobs
Contact NameChris Quinn

Job description

Vickerstock are working in partnership with a market leading manufacturer on the appointment of an experienced Buyer based at their site in Newtownabbey.

Reporting to the Head of Procurement, you will support the management of an efficient materials purchasing process. You will be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with a hands-on approach.

In your new role:

  • Liaising with suppliers on quotations, orders, and deliveries
  • Ensuring the successful purchasing of goods for production with the best possible lead times and costings
  • Being innovative and efficient in the sourcing of materials and equipment required
  • Managing supplier performance and maintaining good working relations with suppliers and customers.
  • Managing the purchase order process to ensure a timely delivery/expediting of material in time for production.
  • Conducting pricing and service negotiations, providing the best possible agreements with the right quality.
  • Maintaining stock levels and supply chain flow to ensure customers experience the best service and goods.
  • To perform any other duties as may be required from time-to-time.
  • Ensure goods are delivered on the required date and purchased at competitive rates

In return a generous starting salary of £30k-£35k plus company benefits is on offer.

If you are ready to make your next move and would like a confidential conversation on how Vickerstock can support you, give Chris our supply chain specialist a call on 028 9031 3720.