Manufacturing Buyer

2018-12-20 11:15:102019-01-15Enterprise Recruitment
Job Type Contract
Location Royston
Area Cambridgeshire, England Royston
Sector Manufacturing - Manufacturing
Salary £18 - £22 per hour
Currency GBP
Start Date ASAP
Advertiser Tom Davies
Job Ref ER12532TDCM
Engineering buyer


6 Month Contract 

We are looking for an Engineering buyer to join an expanding hi-tech manufacturing organisation in Royston. In this diverse role you will source, negotiate and continuously improve the supply chain that deliver key equipment in a timely, cost effective, high quality manner in line with business quality and cost targets. Other responsibilities will include:
  • Manage key suppliers taking consideration for the capacity and capabilities of key suppliers, monitoring quality and cost performance and negotiating and delivering continuous improvement terms in contracts.
  • Communicating with internal customers and engineers on various engineering requirements.
  • Receive Bills of Materials and carry out system checks on materials and services to be supplied to projects.
  • To process shipping requirements.
  • To do everything necessary to ensure that procurement delays do not impact on project timescales.
For this role you will need:
  • The ability to read engineering drawings.
  • Experience of working as a buyer in a manufacturing or engineering related environment.
  • Ideally CIPs qualified or in the process of working towards it.
  • An effective communicator with a good understanding of techniques that drive Quality/cost improvements.
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