Tactical Buyer

Location UK / Dungannon Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1351728

 Job Description

Tactical Buyer Dungannon Salary: Depending on Experience Job Reference: LI895624

Tactical Buyer

Dungannon
Salary: Depending on Experience

Job Reference: LI895624

Vickerstock are currently looking for a Tactical Buyer for our world leading Manufacturing Client based in the Dungannon Area. The Tactical Buyer will be responsible for ensuring the maintenance and continuous improvement of the company’s supply chain.

Key Duties:

The Tactical Buyer will be responsible for the following duties;

  • Liaise with Production Department to ensure production line is utilized to its full potential
  • Purchasing raw materials and parts to meet production schedules
  • Purchasing consumables and non-production parts and equipment
  • Reschedule all order purchase orders and expedite open orders from suppliers
  • Obtain best prices to achieve cost savings and expense reduction targets while maintaining high quality
  • Manage supplier performance, liaise with suppliers on forecasts
  • Manage Kanban ordering system for designated areas
  • Arrange inbound freight from various suppliers
  • Stock and materials management – reporting as necessary

Essential Criteria:

The Tactical Buyer must be able to demonstrate to following criteria;

  • 2 Years plus experience within a tactical buying team, mainly Steel buying
  • Experience in scheduling supplier orders to meet production requirements
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to expedite orders

Contact Leah Irwin to discuss this in absolute confidence or send an updated CV via the link on the page

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