Location UK / Belfast
Job Type Not disclosed
Salary Not disclosed
Updated 1 day ago
As a Buyer, you will be responsible for the procurement and control of materials, ensuring material is available for production at all times and at the correct quality specification.
Identifying and onboarding new vendors for various projects.
Preparing cost analysis and PPV reporting.
Utilising all available methods to pursue cost reductions at every available opportunity
Monitoring supplier/delivery/quality performance
Liase with suppliers on all material / stock matters including scheduling changes and cost variations
Supplier negotiation, regarding pricing and delivery structure
Understand and be aware of operating within ISO9000:2001, ISO13485:2003, and shipping regulations.
Knowledge, Qualifications, and Skills
Level 5 qualification in a Business or Engineering Discipline or equivalent
Proficient in all Microsoft Packages to include, Excel, Powerpoint and Word
Proven knowledge of procuring production materials
Experience of procuring electronics would be an advantage, although not essential
Understanding and experience using SAP would also be an advantage.
Strong communication and influencing skills with both internal and external agents.
Full driving licence as travel to supplier premises may be required from time to time
Demonstrable analytical & problem-solving skills, a process improvement orientation, and the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced and results-oriented environment
Excellent presentation and written / verbal communication skills
Demonstrable ability to work autonomously
Work From Home: No
Travel Percentage: Up to 25%