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Location: 244
Salary: 35000 - 40000
Type: Permanent
Posted: 28/01/2019

Senior Buyer

Coventry

Days

Permanent

Infinity Staffing Solutions

£35,000pa circa

Infinity Staffing Solutions are currently recruiting for a Senior Buyer for an Engineering company based in Coventry, who manufacture components for the Automotive industry.

 

Job Purpose / Objectives:

  • To purchase a range of raw and sub materials for the production process, to ensure the continuous availability that meet Production timing, cost and quality requirements, to ensure the effective and efficient administration of the entire procurement process from identification of raw material requirement through to the point of product receipt
  • The buyer will be responsible for ensuring that all supplier contracts/orders meet the standards of the Company’s policies and procedures, achieving and maintaining outstanding customer satisfaction. 

Job Responsibilities and Major Activities / Tasks:

  • Ensure that all supplier contracts meet the standards of the company’s policies and procedures
  • Apply the MRP / ERP system and work to the demand and throughput requirements achieving and maintain customer satisfaction
  • Achieve cost down targets within the supplier base in line with objectives
  • Obtain supplier quotations and in-depth cost analysis to support resource and sales activities
  • Ensure effective communication with all areas, particularly production planning and estimating
  • Negotiate contracts, contract modifications and service level agreements with key suppliers and ensure timely communications as required
  • Adhere to and work within the contract conditions and be fully aware of the increasing need for commercial awareness
  • Arrange and secure support from within the company to meet the customers’ requirements
  • Develop, manage and provide concise status reports and KPI on monthly basis
  • Provide purchasing support for special projects as required
  • Monitor the financial relationship with key suppliers, payment status, consequential loss and resolution of invoice queries

 Minimum requirements for this role;

  • Previous purchasing experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • An understanding of SQA is essential
  • European / Global supplier knowledge is desirable

Hours of Work

  • 7.30am till 4.00pm Monday to Thursday and 7.30am till 12.30pm Friday    

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your current up to date CV out-lining your relevant experience

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Location: Coventry
Salary: 35000 - 40000
Sector: Automotive
Type: Permanent
Posted: 28/01/2019

Senior Buyer

Coventry

Days

Permanent

Infinity Staffing Solutions

£35,000pa circa

Infinity Staffing Solutions are currently recruiting for a Senior Buyer for an Engineering company based in Coventry, who manufacture components for the Automotive industry.

 

Job Purpose / Objectives:

  • To purchase a range of raw and sub materials for the production process, to ensure the continuous availability that meet Production timing, cost and quality requirements, to ensure the effective and efficient administration of the entire procurement process from identification of raw material requirement through to the point of product receipt
  • The buyer will be responsible for ensuring that all supplier contracts/orders meet the standards of the Company’s policies and procedures, achieving and maintaining outstanding customer satisfaction. 

Job Responsibilities and Major Activities / Tasks:

  • Ensure that all supplier contracts meet the standards of the company’s policies and procedures
  • Apply the MRP / ERP system and work to the demand and throughput requirements achieving and maintain customer satisfaction
  • Achieve cost down targets within the supplier base in line with objectives
  • Obtain supplier quotations and in-depth cost analysis to support resource and sales activities
  • Ensure effective communication with all areas, particularly production planning and estimating
  • Negotiate contracts, contract modifications and service level agreements with key suppliers and ensure timely communications as required
  • Adhere to and work within the contract conditions and be fully aware of the increasing need for commercial awareness
  • Arrange and secure support from within the company to meet the customers’ requirements
  • Develop, manage and provide concise status reports and KPI on monthly basis
  • Provide purchasing support for special projects as required
  • Monitor the financial relationship with key suppliers, payment status, consequential loss and resolution of invoice queries

 Minimum requirements for this role;

  • Previous purchasing experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • An understanding of SQA is essential
  • European / Global supplier knowledge is desirable

Hours of Work

  • 7.30am till 4.00pm Monday to Thursday and 7.30am till 12.30pm Friday    

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your current up to date CV out-lining your relevant experience

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