Location UK / Cookstown Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £25000 - 30000

Updated 3 weeks ago

Reference 1349565

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Buyer to join a market leading engineering / manufacturing company based in the Ballygawley area. Salary is up to £30k, 10% bonus, 7% pension, 33 days holiday and overtime paid in lieu.


Based in the Ballygawley area my client is an engineering / manufacturing company who manufacture quarry machinery for the global market. They are one of the best companies to work for in County Tyrone and they are currently seeking to recruit a Buyer to join an already strong procurement team. 


  • To provide a strong purchasing and procurement support function to all areas ensuring continuity and efficiency of production.
  • To identify and then act on actual and potential shortages ensuring full ownership is taken of remedial action.
  • Raise purchase orders and ensure these are placed in line with demand.
  • At all times when undertaking buying activity on behalf of the Company ensure that the terms and conditions of business are in the interests of the Company.
  • Ensure adherence to the SMC purchasing policy and Code of Conduct.
  • Take responsibility for design changes and special/one off parts in terms of obtaining re-specification of parts then pricing, ordering and delivery. Ensure that design changes are followed through to ensure continuity of parts and production.
  • Expedite procured items to minimize production disruption.
  • Manage a portfolio of suppliers and implement performance improvement plans when necessary
  • Undertake specific procurement related projects to drive down prices and ensure maximum value and terms.
  • Support Sourcing Specialists in identifying, evaluating and negotiating prices with new suppliers


  • Have recent experience working as a buyer within an engineering / manufacturing environment
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office
  • Ability to work flexibly to meet demanding deadlines
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong planning and organisational skills
  • Ability to lead negotiations on commercial ts&cs

Salary & Benefits

  • Salary is up to £30,000
  • 10% Bonus
  • 7% Pension
  • 33 days holiday
  • Overtime paid in lieu

For a confidential conversation regarding this buyer job contact James Coulter on the number to your left. Alternatively send your CV by applying below.

C-Tech Recruitment are an engineering and manufacturing recruitment agency with 14 years technical recruitment experience specialising in the Northern Ireland market.

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