Buyer | Portadown

Posted 19 November 2022
Salary £28000 - £32000 per annum
DisciplineEngineering & Manufacturing Jobs
Contact NameChris Quinn

Job description

Vickerstock are working in partnership with a global design and manufacturing firm on the appointment of a Junior Buyer/Planner. If you are looking for an opportunity to work in procurement within supply chain 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 on all Hastings Hotels
  • Free ABC Membership

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. Give our Supply Chain specialist Chris a call on 028 9031 3720.