Due business demands, our client has an immediate requirement to appoint an experienced Buyer to join their small Purchasing Team on a short-term contract.

Responsibilities of the role will include;

  • Raising of purchase orders and acknowledgements
  • Building strong Supplier Relationships and working closely with them to optimise their performance
  • Meeting with Suppliers
  • Sourcing and pricing of materials for New Product Introduction
  • Ensuring the best price is achieved and the highest quality standards are met
  • Work closely with colleagues in Manufacturing, Mechanical/Optical and Service teams

Experience and knowledge required for the role:

  • Be an experienced Buyer who has worked in low volume /high quality manufacturing environment
  • Experience of working in a mechanical/optical environment would be highly advantageous
  • Experience of entering information onto SAP or ERP system
  • Good time management and able to deal with change to production plans
  • Able to interpret technical drawings would be highly advantageous
  • Experience of managing min/max stock levels
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Good MS Excel skills

If you are available immediately to start a short-term contract, then please send your CV today....

Application Details

Closing date:

Shuna Boyle
01698 430100

Reference No: 3400

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