This job has expired

Buyer

Employer
Confidential
Location
Dudley
Salary
45000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual
Closing date
4 Jul 2022

View more

Specialist Area
Buyer
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.
Premier HVAC Company, long established, high turnover and well respected, seeks an experienced Buyer (CIPS qualified ideally but qualified by experience acceptable) to join their busy, expanding team. Offered as a Permanent contract with hybrid working available, competitive salary and additional company benefits. If you have previous experience as a Buyer within a manufacturing environment, this is an exciting opportunity to develop a career with an ethical, leading organisation.
Buyer Duties & Responsibilities:
* Own sourcing activities (operational, tactical and strategic) for relevant category of expenditure (e.g. bought in services, warm air componentry)
* Monitor and report on key commodity market pricing and provide forecast to wider business to better aid PPV mitigation and pricing decision making
* Prepare Contracts and Supply Agreements following robust supplier quality assessments in conjunction with other functions e.g. quality, innovation
* Identify supply risk areas and provide adequate security of supply, focusing on localising the supply chain and improving resilience
* Initiate and project manage cost reduction activities through to implementation
* Liaising with the Q.C./Production /Innovation and Supplier to maintain agreed quality levels and contributing to supplier rating data
* Contribution to make vs buy decision making, working with finance to provide clarity of information and assessment to business leadership
* New product representative for purchasing defining supplier selection and all contract terms, working closely with Innovation through the product development life cycle
* Report on KPI dashboard, with detailed data analysis
* Maintain excellent relationships both internally and externally with regular site and supplier visits
Skills & Experience required by successful candidate for the role of Buyer:
* CIPS qualified - desirable
* Previous experience working in a purchasing function within a Manufacturing company
* Relationship management - capable of developing effective relationships with suppliers so mutual goals can be achieved
* Excellent communication skills
* Confident negotiator and able to deal with complex procurement activities
* Experience of dealing with diverse Suppliers is advantageous
* Capable of displaying a bias for action
* Committed to excellent in EHS through their own behaviour and standards set within own work activity
Location: Brierley Hill (Home working available 2 days per week)
Hours of work: 37.5 hours weekly (part time job share also considered)
Salary: GBP45,000 p.a. to GBP50,000 p.a. dependent upon experience
Benefits: Free Parking, Pension, EAP scheme, Health scheme
If you possess the relevant skills and experience to fulfil the role of Buyer, please APPLY TODAY
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert