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Advertiser: WorkWales

Job Title: Buyer
Rate:£27K to £30K Per Year
Description: Buyer

We are looking for a Buyer for a client of ours in the Aberdare area.

Salary: 27,000-30,000

Hours: 39 hours per week

Summary of position:

- Managing the sourcing and purchasing of direct and indirect material, determining quantity and timing of deliveries to meet production dates.

Summary of the persons the employee will work with:

* Materials (Stores)
* Test and Inspection
* Production
* Quality
* Finance
* Customers and Suppliers
* Senior Management and Directors

Key tasks:

- Managing the sourcing and purchasing of direct and indirect material, determining quantity and timing of deliveries to meet production dates

- Reviewing of technical specifications for materials in order to source correct parts and alternatives

- Negotiation of prices and contracts in order to maximise savings potential and contractual commitments for the business

- Running of and managing MRP recommendations and effectively forecasting of strategic stock requirements and upcoming demand, ensuring flexible Customer requirements support

- Ensure accuracy of SAGE Master Data (Product Information) for pricing, lead-times and Supplier Contact Information in order to support budget objectives

- Providing strategic pricing information in support of Customer RFQs producing effective competitive edge

- Sourcing reliable Suppliers and managing Supplier performance in order to support on time, on cost on quality requirements

- Attending Supplier Meetings and Supplier Interface Management, ensuring performance management and continuous improvements in the supply chain

- Professional and organised Customer interface focus for communication of information providing the company with proficient Customer relationship management

- Demonstrating personal leadership attributes and professional behaviour in line with the companies HR policies

- Providing all relevant feedback of material issues and material measures

Play an active role in the materials team:

- Identifying materials critical processes and critical success factors

- Carrying out 5S and other Continuous Improvement initiatives

- Managing the Performance Measurement Process (PMP), Training Files and ISO Matrix

- Co-ordinate with other Departments in order to facilitate issue resolution and participate in cross functional team projects

- The Buyer could carry out any other duties within their competences as required by the Operations Manager
Skills Required: Buyer
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Contact: Christina Allen Contact E-mail: Click
Contact Tel: 01792 477340 Contact Fax:
Reference: CA - BR Added: 13-09-2017
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