Technical Buyer

Job Title: Technical Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-03-05
Reference: 19760buy
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 29, 2018 11:16

Job Description

Technical Buyer - Coventry
£30 - £34k
Are you a buyer / supply chain specialist or purchasing person looking to work with an expanding company?
Do you have manufacturing experience?
Do you have experience of cost reduction, consolidation of suppliers and similar?

Read on!

We have an opportunity with a local company who are looking to source a person for a long term permanent opportunity

If you feel you can cover most of the below bullet point and can demonstrate experience of the opening points of this description we would like to hear from you.

·Negotiations on price and supply contracts
·Analysis of usage data
·Optimisation of purchasing in terms of cost saving opportunities
·Technical/manufacturing background preferred with an understanding of BOMS and engineering drawings
·Act as a change driver in terms of current buying practices
·Obtaining quotes for projects

·Data entry of project B.O.M.

·Supplier negotiation and contracts

·Rationalise supplier base

·Drive forward KPI's

·Ability to source parts/raw materials to meet production lead times
·Good working knowledge of MRP/ERP systems

This is an urgent ongoing role, and the client is looking to schedule interviews immediately, with a view to commencing an opportunity with the next few weeks.

Salary dependant on experience/pay status
£30 - £34k

The client has indicated they may consider applicants outside of this rate banding on a case by case basis, so please apply for further details