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Buyer

Posted 10 days ago by Omega Global Resource Solutions
Location Cheltenham, Gloucestershire Job Type Permanent
Salary £23000 - £32000 per annum Sector Engineering
Buyer

An exciting opportunity has arisen with my client. They are a successful Engineering company that are offering a stable and lucrative career within their business. They Require a buyer who will report to the Team Lead Purchasing, this position will be responsible for ensuring the cost effective, quality and on-time delivery of a range of Direct Materials and Services from a variety of sources. Develop purchasing strategies that support the business goals and work to continuously improve supplier performance.
We are looking for a Buyer who ideally has the following knowledge/complete the following tasks:

*Familiar with the use of integrated MRP/ERP systems and Microsoft Office tools including Outlook, Excel and Word
*Strong IT knowledge
*Previous experience in a manufacturing environment
*To select suppliers and negotiate and manage contracts that meets the cost, quality and delivery requirements of the business. This includes purchase order placement, expediting and supplier performance review.
*Actively participate in the continuous development of the supplier base to achieve "cost of purchase" reductions that meet the requirements of the business.
*Ensure that purchasing support systems are used and updated on a timely basis so that internal and external stakeholders have accurate and up-to-date information.
*To work closely with Quality to ensure suppliers provide products and services as intended.
*To work closely with Engineering to achieve the introduction of engineering improvements, new product introduction and technology developments working within specification, cost and time constraints.
*To be prepared to take the lead role for Purchasing as required by the business.
*To undertake all reasonable requests of the Purchasing Team Lead.

The benefits of working for this company are:
*They offer competitive rates of pay.
*They offer job security and stability, as they have a sustainable client base.
*Potential career progression.
*Lots of overtime.
*They promote a positive, approachable and welcoming culture throughout the company.

For further details, please contact Beth Davis by email on - or by phone on 01453 829 757.

Omega Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors. We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors, Electricians and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few. For more details visit our website www.omegaresource.co.uk

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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