Buyer

Uxbridge
London
Manufacturing
Permanent
Up to £30000.00 per annum
11-05-2022 04:03 PM
10-07-2022
BBBH19825


Buyer
Uxbridge
Competitive salary and benefits
My client is a leader in the design, manufacture, supply and support of high performance fluid control equipment, designed to perform under critical conditions of pressure and cleanliness, to satisfy demanding technical requirements worldwide.
A vacancy now exists for a Buyer to manage the purchasing and expediting activities for assigned commodities, including request for proposals, purchase orders, goods receiving discrepancies, invoice discrepancies, supplier returns, and the expediting of all orders placed.
Roles & Responsibilities
As the Buyer, you will be responsible:

  • Identifies and processes requisitions from MRP inventory and non-MRP inventory requirements to meet production planning and sales requirements for assigned commodities.
  • Assists in purchase order acknowledgements (contract acceptance) with suppliers and updates MRP system.
  • Assists in purchase order placement (contract offers) with suppliers.
  • Manages open purchase order report to resolve late and partial shipments with suppliers and updates MRP system.
  • Manages incoming shipment discrepancies with Receiving and/or suppliers.


Skills & Qualifications
To be considered for the Buyer, you will demonstrate:-

  • Knowledge of purchasing processes
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in a buying and expediting role preferred
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good MS Office skills
  • Working knowledge of MRP and ERP systems


Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • £30k basic
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Opportunity to work with global blue chip clients and sophisticated technology


How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to lhayward@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 07441 391419 and ask to speak to Lucie Hayward who can tell you more.

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