Inside Out Purchasing and Supply has been engaged by our East London based manufacturing client to recruit for a Subcontracts/Materials Buyer.
Reporting to the Purchasing Manager, you will be responsible for efficient and cost effective purchasing of plastics, metals & woods. Sub-contracts experience would be highly desirable but not essential.
The key responsibilities and aims of this role will include:-
Source and Purchase bespoke Joinery, metals, plastics and wood work fixtures for projects.
Ensure that all information on project brief has been captured.
Manage projects effectively with the ability to identify any concerns before they arise and communicate these with the Purchasing Manager.
Update Project Log daily and maintain clear communication to all departments, ensuring smooth completion of projects.
Manage multi supplier projects through experience and knowledge within industry.
Develop and maintain effective relationships with suppliers.
Deliver competitive costs, within required timescale.
Achieve quarterly team cost savings against advised target.
Ensure suppliers conform with service level agreements.