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Job Description:

Contact Engineering Buyer

6 month + contract

The company offer flexi working.

Great opportunity to join a progressive yet team-based company who looking for an Engineering Buyer to support their Purchasing team on a contract basis. Immediate start available.

As Contract Engineering Buyer you will work as part of the core purchasing team and be responsible for procuring across mechanical / electro-mechanical commodity range spanning, metalwork (machined and fabricated items), gaskets, seals as well as electrical and other associated items.

The buyer will undertake a key role supporting existing accounts and customers:

Responsibilities for Buyer will include:

  • Place orders for a defined range of suppliers, using the MRP / ERP system
  • Ensure lowest overall cost of acquisition.
  • · Ensure suppliers deliver product to agreed delivery dates. Expedite urgent requests as necessary.
  • Monitor supplier performance
  • · Work with purchasing team on projects (such as NPI projects)
  • · Prepare data and documentation as necessary

The ideal candidate will be an experienced Engineering Buyer / Production Buyer with proven experience in a production / manufacturing environment.

A business-like approach, tact and diplomacy when negotiating and the ability to absorb and assess information quickly is essential.

Please apply via the link or contact Alison Kemp for further details.

Likely to suit individuals with a background as (but not limited to) Buyer, Supply Chain coordinator, Engineering Buyer, Purchasing Leader or similar

  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience

    1+ years

  • Career Level

    Entry Level

  • Educational level

    Vocational