Buyer / Expeditor

Location: Horsham, West Sussex Salary: Up to £1 per annum
Sector: Commercial Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Sam Davies


Buyer needed for an established leading design & manufacturing organisation based in Horsham who are looking to employ an experienced Buyer with experience of buying in manufacturing and who possesses excellent communication skills.

The successful Buyer will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

* Salary: Competitive
* 26 day's holidays
* Contributory Pension
* Career Progression
* Child care vouchers
* Income Protection
* Free Parking

Some of the main duties of the Buyer will include:

* Assist with the purchase and supply of materials to ensure customer requirements are met
* Expedite company orders, liaising with suppliers from schedule requirement to arrival of material in order to ensure continuity of supply
* Work closely with internal departments to make sure all materials and parts are within the business as and when needed
* Escalate any critical shortages to purchasing/ management team
* Improving the flow of materials across the organisation
* Working to strict and often very tight deadlines to meet delivery schedules.
* Support the Purchasing team with other duties as required.

What you need to be the successful Buyer:

* Previous experience as a Buyer / Expeditor in an engineering environment is required.
* Working knowledge of using MRP/ERP systems and experience of Excel is a must.
* You must be comfortable building relationships with internal and external contacts at all levels.
* Strong communication and organisational skills are essential with strong attention to detail.

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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