Location: Wimborne, Dorset Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum
Sector: Engineering Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Joe Tomkins

Title: Buyer

Location: Wimborne

Pay: £29-34k DOE

Buyer needed for a multinational aerospace organisation based in Winborne who are looking to employ an experienced Buyer with previous experience in technology/electronics buying.

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Buyer will include:

  • Ensure all Purchase Orders are acknowledged by the vendor base
  • Action MRP exception messages, schedule ins/out and cancellations in a timely manner
  • Review and manage the open Purchase Order book MRP to ensure component/service deliveries are delivered in line with requirements
  • Ensure latest projected dates of supply dates from vendors are maintained accurately on the ERP system to ensure production lines of balance are accurate
  • Manage the communication embodiment of change making amendments to requirements, schedule and price as required
  • Data owner for all supply master data and procurement elements of plan for each part
  • Monitor delivery status of scheduled receipts to ensure on time delivery to need.
  • Monitor, evaluate and report on the performance of suppliers,
  • Ensure timely disposition and return of any non-conforming supplier material ensuring rapid replenishment to support production need.
  • Manage day to day procurement activities including internal and vendor communications; negotiating schedule and delivery changes with vendors; negotiating price changes with vendors
  • You will be a team player with excellent communications skills and the ability to influence both internal and external stakeholders to achieve the best results. Initiative, drive and problem-solving capabilities are key characteristics needed for this role.

What you need to be the successful Buyer:

In order to be the successful Systems Engineer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

  • Experience working in supply chain organisation
  • Previous experience as a Buyer within a technology/engineering/manufacturing company
  • Bachelor degree in Business, Operations, Supply Chain or related field
  • Experience in influencing and/or negotiating
  • Supplier Relationship Management
  • Technical knowledge of commodities being managed
  • Able to work to financial and time sensitive constraints

Must be eligible for Security Clearance

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Buyer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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