Buyer

Location UK / Omagh Town Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary 25000 - 35000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1339322

 Job Description

Buyer Omagh Salary: Up to £33K plus benefits Job Reference: LI895374

Buyer

Omagh

Salary: Up to £33K plus benefits

Job Reference: LI895374

Vickerstock are currently looking for an experienced Buyer for our Engineering Client who is based in the Omagh Area. The successful Buyer will effectively manage and control the given spend categories, including both raw materials, resale goods and services.

Key Duties

The Buyer will be responsible for the following duties within the role;

  • Provide adequate stock of goods to support production
  • Assist production and prototype build by expanding critical parts shortages
  • Maintain accurate and timely purchase order management
  • Work with vendors to reduce costs and lead times
  • Ensure timely availability, proper quantity/quality and minimum inventory
  • Investigate, co-ordinate and resolve issues of rejected material
  • Maintain stock status reports of parts
  • Maintain vendor data/purchase order databases/supplier correspondence
  • Assist receiving department in resolving packing slip and receiving issues and AP in resolving invoicing issues
  • Assist the organisation in identifying potential cost savings
  • Identify inventory reduction opportunities
  • Co-ordinate part specifications with engineering staff and forecasts with the sales department

Essential/Desirable Criteria

The Buyer must/ideally be able to demonstrate the following;

  • Experience of developing and achieving project deadlines and company targets
  • Experience in MRP systems
  • Experience in purchasing steel, electrics
  • 2-3 years purchasing experience in an engineering or manufacturing environment
  • Stock taking in a manufacturing environment

Contact Leah Irwin to discuss this in absolute confidence on 028 9031 3720, or send an updated CV via the link on the page.

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