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Buyer

Posted 13 days ago by Omega Global Resource Solutions
Location Cheltenham, Gloucestershire Job Type Permanent
Salary £24000 - £30000 per annum Sector Engineering
An exciting opportunity has arisen with my client. They are a successful Engineering company that are offering a stable and lucrative career in their business.


They require a Buyer to join their procurement team in Gloucestershire


Job Description


BUYER



The successful candidate for the Buyer 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.

They will be required to Develop purchasing strategies that support the business goals and work to continuously improve supplier performance.



Responsibilities

*Contact suppliers, negotiate and manage contracts that meet the cost,quality and delivery requirements of the business.
*purchase order placement,
*expediting and supplier performance review.
*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
*To work closely with Quality to ensure suppliers provide products and services as intended.
*Be prepared to take the lead role for Purchasing as required by the business.



The person

*Familiar with the use of integrated MRP/ERP systems and Microsoft Office tools including Outlook, Excel and Word.

*Knowledge of manufacturing business and sourcing components.

*Ability to analyse data and make informed decisions.

*Ability to read engineering drawings.

*Effective communication and people skills.

*Effective organisational skills.

*Ability to work well under pressure.

*CIPS qualification or willingness to undertake.



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.
*They promote a positive, approachable and welcoming culture throughout the company


For further details, please contact Sharon Staines on 01453 796619


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


For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.uk.





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

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